Show an 8 year old how Africans evolved into Asians over time
February 22, 2011 6:42 AM Subscribe
What would be a simple and clear way of explaining to an 8 year old how African people with dark skin, big eyes and curly hair turn into Japanese people with lighter skin, smaller eyes and straighter hair over X
amount of years?
posted by querty to science & nature (28 answers total) 8 users marked this as a favorite
...hopefully without getting too much into the details of natural selection, DNA, weather/climate conditioning, adaptation, etc.