The final gene that the article mentions is "called ASPM and also involved in brain size, clocks in at 5,800 years. That was just before people established the first cities in the Near East and is well after Homo sapiens attained their modern form."
Interesting. What's the Hebrew year again?
Wednesday, March 21, 2007
Fascinating post and article at SweetRose. Money quote by Shoshana, for those who interpret Breishis a certain way: