Fish Evolves to Thrive in Intensely Polluted Water

https://www.realclearscience.com/2019/05/03/fish_evolves_to_thrive_in_intensely_polluted_water_285783.html

Ryan Mandelbaum, Gizmodo
A small fish somehow evolved resistance to the heavily polluted water of the Houston Ship Channel by mysteriously acquiring genes from another fish from thousands of miles away, according to a new paper.The Houston Ship Channel’s filthy water is the result of 60 years of industrial dumping, contaminating the water out into Galveston Bay.


Original Title: Fish Evolves to Thrive in Intensely Polluted Water
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