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unintended consequences

Posted by hegolden on 16 May 2012 at 21:02 GMT

These changes meant that the community of bacteria that evolved together used more of the available resources and were thereby more productive than the same group of species that evolved in isolation.
http://plosbiology.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pbio.1001330#article1.front1.article-meta1.abstract3.p1

Seems to me this represents some support for "group selection".

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