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Submission Bacteria make major evolutionary shift in the lab->

Auxbuss writes: A major evolutionary innovation has unfurled right in front of researchers' eyes. It's the first time evolution has been caught in the act of making such a rare and complex new trait.

And because the species in question is a bacterium, scientists have been able to replay history to show how this evolutionary novelty grew from the accumulation of unpredictable, chance events.

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Bacteria make major evolutionary shift in the lab

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Neutrinos are into physicists.