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Interactive video lesson plan for: The Future of Human Evolution

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Do you like drinking milk or chatting with your friends? Well, you can enjoy those because of the evolution happened over the past million years, and we are still evolving. Let's find out what will we be like in the future with us!

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Sources:
http://nickrath.weebly.com/uploads/6/5/4/1/6541061/no_humans_have_not_stopped_evolving_-_scientific_american.pdf
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2009/11/091124-origin-of-species-150-darwin-human-evolution.html
http://evolution.berkeley.edu/evolibrary/news/070401_lactose
http://www.pnas.org/content/107/suppl_1/1787/T5.expansion.html
http://www.pnas.org/content/107/suppl_1/1787.full
https://www.newscientist.com/article/dn17997-meet-future-woman-shorter-plumper-more-fertile/
http://humanorigins.si.edu/human-characteristics/brains
http://www.livescience.com/7971-humans-evolving-brains-shrink.html
http://phys.org/news/2011-02-brains-smarter.html
http://discovermagazine.com/2010/sep/25-modern-humans-smart-why-brain-shrinking
http://phys.org/news/2010-03-cro-magnon-skull-brains-shrunk.html
http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/why-have-our-brains-started-to-shrink/
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/05/120530115828.htm
http://io9.gizmodo.com/5753163/our-brains-are-shrinkingand-why-this-actually-means-were-getting-smarter
http://www.livescience.com/5859-future-evolution.html

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