A recent study has determined that the process of human evolution has sped up. From news.com.au a team of scientists has shown that
Contrary to conventional wisdom, which holds that human evolution has slowed to a crawl or even stopped in modern humans, the researchers’ analysis suggested that the process of natural selection has sped up.
Of personal note in the article is this bit
… the gene that makes the milk-digesting enzyme lactase … normally stops activity about the time a person becomes a teenager, but northern Europeans developed a variation of the gene that allowed them to drink milk their entire lives
Several years ago it was determined that I am now lactose intolerant, does this mean I’m devolving?