It is sobering to contemplate the malleability of life. It only takes five generations to turn a population of mild-mannered chickens into a population of psychopaths. If we don’t manage evolutionary processes, they will very likely take us where we don’t want to go.
From the Book This View of Life: Completing the Darwinian Revolution, New York: Pantheon Books, 2019, pages 87, ISBN 1101870206
Date Added: 2019 Jul 15