From survival of the fittest to survival of all: Is evolution over?

Thursday, October 09, 2008

As medicine, technology and culture advance, we’ve gone from survival of the fittest to survival of just about everyone. Evolution is about weeding out the weak and ensuring that the strong survive. But geneticist Steve Jones thinks our advances have effectively put an end to natural selection.
Guest: Steve Jones, Professor of Genetics at University College London

Contributors:

Noel King and Nik Sindle

Comments [1]

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This (erroneously) presumes there is a random mix of couples throughout the population.

Oct. 09 2008 01:52 PM

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