Are We “Meant” to Have Language and Music?

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March 15, 2012 by yamakashi

Via Scoop.itScenario 25 club

What do ironing and hang-gliding have in common? Not much really, except that we weren’t designed to do either of them. And that goes for a million other modern-civilization things we regularly do but are not “supposed” to do. We’re fish out of water, living in radically unnatural environments and behaving ridiculously for a great ape. So, if one were interested in figuring out which things are fundamentally part of what it is to be human, then those million crazy things we do these days would not be on the list.

Via blogs.discovermagazine.com

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