shadow

Science s Did a copying mistake give rise to human intelligence?

New research suggests that a copying error found in humans seems to distinguish human brains from those of primates.

AP

A copying error appears to be responsible for critical features of the human brain that distinguish humans from the closest primate kin, new research finds.

of 5 stories this month > Get unlimited stories
You've read 5 of 5 free stories

Only $1 for your first month.

Get unlimited Monitor journalism.