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There were not less than 25 prototype people. we're yet yet one more version, and there's no proof evolution has stopped. Juan Enriquez and Steve Gullans, of the world's most outstanding technology authors, researchers, and marketers, take you right into a international the place people more and more form their atmosphere, their very own selves, and different species. via the tip you'll discover a extensive, and occasionally frightening, map of existence science-driven switch. not only bodies should be altered yet our center non secular, executive, and social buildings as humankind makes the transition to a brand new species, a Homo evolutis, which without delay and intentionally controls its personal evolution and that of many different species.

About the authors:
Juan Enriquez thinks and writes concerning the profound adjustments that genomics and different existence sciences will reason in enterprise, know-how, politics and society.

Steve Gullans is an skilled investor, entrepreneur and scientist. He co-founded RxGen a pharmaceutical companies company.

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Unpublished across generations. Like diseases, these types of changes can appear suddenly or they can chronically and gradually accumulate over time. 36 Today over 300 million descendants are walking around with a slightly different HERC2 gene. S. if you want to change hair color, your RABGGTA gene might be one place to start looking. 37 It all depends on whether geographic, environmental, physical, disease, religious, and/or cultural changes are the lead driver. unpublished obvious, long before formal speciation.

Inside our bodies, one can observe extreme microbial diversity. unpublished get tooth decay and bad breath. Then you get to the gut, a giant swimming pool for bacteria and viruses. )54 Our guts are an enormous primeval swamp for bacterial evolution. ) The variety of genes contained in just a hundred human guts exceeds that of the human genome by at least a factor of 165. True, in utero, babies have sterile guts. unpublished Not to get too graphic or anything, but… 60 percent of the dry weight of your, ahem, feces is bacteria.

54 Our guts are an enormous primeval swamp for bacterial evolution. ) The variety of genes contained in just a hundred human guts exceeds that of the human genome by at least a factor of 165. True, in utero, babies have sterile guts. unpublished Not to get too graphic or anything, but… 60 percent of the dry weight of your, ahem, feces is bacteria. Now you know why your sweet, innocent baby’s diapers instantly smelled like… Even in this most intimate and personalized of environments, our bodies, there is rapid evolution and change.

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