human genome

  1. The alchemist

    Is the human genome degrading over time and actually devolving?

    Link Interesting, but worrying. First answer on Quora: "Yes, the human genome is degrading. This is a well-established, noncontroversial finding. This phenomenon is called “increasing mutational load,” and is based on concepts developed by one of the great geneticists, H. Muller, roughly 70...