Copy Mutation Possibly Responsible For Human Brain Growth

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    Did a copying mistake build man's brain? | Fox News

    Cool beans. Seems to reinforce the idea that humans had a sharp departure from other apes for our brain capabilities and this may have led to speech, burial of the dead, more developed stone tools, etc.

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    A first for Europe...
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