Re: Are We Still Evolving?

Gabriel Perlmutter (
6 Nov 1995 04:21:41 GMT

Justin R. Smith ( wrote:

: Yes --- and I think the physical evolution that will take place will
: involve the brain's ABILITY to house memes. And the evolutionary
: engine will no longer simply be violence. It will be cultural
: selection (to eliminate a gene, it's only necessary to prevent
: it from being passed on to the next generation).
: --
But what genes aren't being passed on to the next genration. Almost
anything can make it these days.