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    Why some parts of the human body don't make sense

    Why some parts of the human body don't make sense

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    BBC Future - Telmo Pievani

    Getty Images Some of our body parts don't make sense (Credit: Getty Images) From illogical reproductive organs to the fact we walk upright, the body has a few mystifying features. Why? You will be hard-pressed to find an animal that has no rudimentary or useless traits: atrophied eyes, discarded …

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