news article today in the Independent newspaper...
“We suspect that the early development of inherited autism was in part an evolutionary response to ultra-harsh climatic conditions at the height of the last Ice Age. Without the development of autism-related abilities in some people, it is conceivable that humans would not have been able to survive in a freezing environment in which finding food required enhanced skills”, she said.
Good to see those on the spectrum getting some positive acknowledgement..
Greetings. Sorry I did not spot this earlier - before Three-in-the-Morning (!)... I am Posting to put this Thread back to near the top. Thank You in advance. (Why are Wednesdays always so quiet?!)
Why are Wednesdays so quiet, DC? To get us ready for raucous Thursdays! X
A raucous Thursday would be excellent right now!