Hey, you can argue with me but you can’t argue with science:
Gentlemen, they’re not just for hipsters and the homeless any more. While both dead sexy and totally awesome, beards are also a boon to your overall health. Researchers discovered that men with beards and mustaches actually enjoy numerous benefits including, but not limited to, instant handsomeness.
A study from the University of Southern Queensland, published in the Radiation Protection Dosimetry journal, found that beards block 90 to 95 percent of UV rays, thereby slowing the aging process and reducing the risk of skin cancer.
Natural selection is really a process of elimination. The next generation comes from those that survive and reproduce. The elimination is caused by the relative fit between the individuals and the environment they live in. After many generations the population has more helpful genetic differences, and fewer harmful ones. – Wikipedia
Eons ago, our ancestor monkeys lived in packs in the trees. Monkeys had a lot of natural enemies to worry about. Most of the big jungle cats — leopards, jaguars, and cougars — would catch and eat monkeys whenever they got a chance. Read the rest of this entry »