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Scientist: Humans could evolve beaks
Posted By -NO AUTHOR- On 07/04/2013 @ 11:50 pm In Diversions | No Comments
(The Independent) Humans could one day evolve beaks, a biologist has suggested.
Dr Gareth Fraser, from Sheffield University, said the process could see teeth fuse together to form a bill over millions of years.
A beak would be “more robust and practical” than teeth, and less susceptible to wear and tear.
Dr Fraser told the Daily Mail: “It could be possible for humans to evolve to grow beaks, like pufferfish, which may be more robust and practical.”
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