Inbreeding’s Downside Is Not All in the Genes – epigenetics and inbreeding. ruh roh. – “[T]he abnormal methylation might result from some of the rare genes exposed by inbreeding, especially if these genes help regulate the attachment and removal of methyl groups.”
Hunter-Gatherer Energetics and Human Obesity. see also: Hunter gatherer clue to obesity – “A study of the Hadza tribe, who still exist as hunter gatherers, suggests the amount of calories we need is a fixed human characteristic.”
IQ estimates from wordsum scores by ancestry – from the awesome epigone.
Did Ron Unz Score An Own Goal, Too? – from anatoly.
bonus: The spectre of plagiarism haunting Europe – “Last month it was revealed that more than a third of a new book for law students on how to write papers properly was plagiarised, including liberal smatterings from Wikipedia. Fittingly, even the chapter on plagiarism was plagiarised.”
bonus bonus bonus: Estimate: A new Amish community is founded every 3 and a half weeks in US
bonus bonus bonus bonus: The skin’s secret surveillance system – “Microorganisms that reside on the skin found to influence host immunity.”
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