Re: Repost: Skin color ...perhaps testosterone

Albert Himoe (
Fri, 1 Nov 1996 00:07:50 -0600

In article <557c3n$>, James Howard
( writes:

> That is, I suggest that in a
> breed and feed situation, testosterone rises and males of low testosterone are
> driven away from the group. I suggest this eventually resulted in the effects
> of testosterone, melatonin, and DHEA that resulted in increased brain size.
> This means that hominids that stayed in Africa should have the highest
> testosterone levels, while those that were driven out have less testosterone.

Then why do the hominids in Africa have the smallest brain size? Or,
do you means that the losers colonized the world, and the winners
brains shrank?

Albert Himoe