New global evidence of the role of humans, urbanization in rapid evolution

A new study that examines 1,600 global instances of phenotypic change — alterations to species’ observable traits such as size, development or behavior — shows more clearly than ever that urbanization is affecting the genetic makeup of species that are crucial to ecosystem health and success.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/01/170103152500.htm

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