Brits evolved to be taller milk-drinkers over the past 2000 years — Quartz

Brits are, in fact, taller than they used to be. More of them are able to digest milk, and more have blue eyes. A new study published on BiorXive from researchers at Stanford University tracked the genomes of almost 3,200 Britons in order to look at short-term changes in human evolution. They found that in…

via Brits evolved to be taller milk-drinkers over the past 2000 years — Quartz

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