Thursday, February 23, 2012

Prions aren't all evil, might be a missing link of sorts

Evolution has always been a bit questionable, how can it happen so fast?    How can random events select better critters, so fast, without many big wipeouts.

The article explains a way in which DNA can "test drive" a new evolutionary feature, quickly adapting to a new environment, without changing the actual DNA.    Wearing a pair of rose colored sunglasses called Prions.

Check it out.  

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