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The advantages of artificial selection are really not numerous. There are a few, but they are rarely easy to find. I had to spend hours searching different websites until I could compile a group of five. Here's my group:
  • Faster evolution, meaning the world will adapt to changes better
  • We can create crops resistant to chemicals, therefor they can better and quicker
  • In the near future, people will be resistant to many life-threatening diseases
  • Near perfect hybrid variety
  • New species



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