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    Would evolution not take into account the threat we face from each other?

    Teeth/fists are insufficient IMO. I am talking about a stinger, venomous bite, etc.
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    Because more than 95% of people die from natural causes and not from killing each other
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    My guess is that since we evolved from monkeys, and since monkeys arn't equipped with stingers, but with strong muscles and high intelligence, we evolved in those areas instead. Yes, sometimes mutation can happen, but a mutation won't be as drastic (or sophisticated) as evolving a full stinger when our environment does not stimulate our need to develop a stinger.
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    Mother Nature realized there's no defense to my awesomeness and any attempt at it is futile
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    (Original post by Lady Comstock)
    Would evolution not take into account the threat we face from each other?

    Teeth/fists are insufficient IMO. I am talking about a stinger, venomous bite, etc.
    We do. They're just not apparent. We can run.

    Humans are the running animal. We run long distance far better than any other animal, proportional to size. We aren't the fastest, but we are the most efficient. That's how humans generally hunted - they'd chase an animal to exhaustion, then have an easy kill. Similarly, we'd simply run away from predators. Given enough of a headstart, we'd get away.

    So where's the evolvedness physically? It's your bum . It's that massive gluteus maximus which keeps us balanced and able to run like we do. Look at other primates.. they've got like, no ass.
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    how will we develop defensive features when we are lame
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    our brains evolved to allow us to make guns.
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    (Original post by ChickenMadness)
    our brains evolved to allow us to make guns.
    This.
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    (Original post by ChickenMadness)
    our brains evolved to allow us to make guns.
    Not just brains. Loads of other factors as well that lead to technology on the scale we use.
 
 
 
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