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Has our species reached its biological and physical limits?

  1. 14.12.2017

    A debate has been going on for decades between those who posit that there exist upper limits for traits such as human lifespan or physical feats and those who claim that life expectancy and sport records will continue to rise indefinitely. The latest conclusions from a multidisciplinary team in France suggest those limits have already been attained.

    Modern societies have allowed our species to reach its limits. We are the first generation to become aware of these limitations. – Jean-François Toussaint et al.

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