Anyone Seen Evolution?

Greg Adcock gjadcock at cheops.anu.edu.au
Sun Nov 17 20:58:45 EST 1996


I smell a creationist but...

> I recently saw on the news a group of mutated frogs (most likely occured 
> from the waste we produce).  These frogs were surviving, but these 
> mutations didn't seem to improve the frogs any.  So I was just 
> wondereing...
>  
> Has anyone ever observed a true *benefitial* mutation occuring in nature?
> 
> And by the way, don't give me examples of Natural Selection, I know the 
> difference.

Resistance... of hatever sort you like... insects to insecticides,
bacteria to antibiotics. I've done it myself artificially in the lab and
you can too.

hugs

Greg



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