"Science" Changes It's Mind Once Again: Appendix May Be Useful Organ After AllQuicklink submitted by M. Wizard Permalink
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|The body's appendix has long been thought of as nothing more than a worthless evolutionary artifact, good for nothing save a potentially lethal case of inflammation. Now researchers suggest the appendix is a lot more than a useless remnant. Not only was it recently proposed to actually possess a critical function, but scientists now find it appears in nature a lot more often than before thought.|
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