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Bajau people 'evolved bigger spleens' for free-diving Options
Daemon
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Bajau people 'evolved bigger spleens' for free-diving

In a striking example of natural selection, the Bajau people of South-East Asia have developed bigger spleens for diving, a study shows. The Bajau are traditionally nomadic and seafaring, and survive by collecting shellfish from the sea floor ... More...
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Feels like the fact can be used as an argument in favour ofLamarckism. I would interpret this as the ability of the population (the tribe in question in this particular case) to rapidly react and adapt to the environment. I would rather interpret such cases as the mutations leading to the acquisition of desirable characters.
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