Subject: Why did long hair evolve in humans?
Date: Thu Mar 8 16:39:21 2001
Posted by Mark
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City: San Diego State/Province: CA
Area of science: Evolution
You have several questions regarding why human head and beard hair keeps
growing in a biological sense, but how would this come about? What
evolutionary advantage would this create? And how did primitive man (before
the creation of knives, etc.) manage the long, tangled mane atop his head and
on his cheeks?
Re: Why did long hair evolve in humans?
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