Monthly Archives: January 2016

Chickens Are Changing the Way We Think About Evolution

Chickens Are Changing the Way We Think About Evolution

Until recently, scientists believed that evolution could only change the characteristics of a species over the course of eons. Minor genetic mutations mix and match across a species for generations, and eventually the maladaptive traits are weeded out, giving way to traits better suited to the survival of the species. Now, however, thanks to research… Read More »