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From the standpoint of classical genetics one of the biggest problems about sex is that it appears not to convey any evolutionary advantage. So there must be more going on than just classical genetics. Mathematical models help biologists to work out why, and when, sex can be a good thing.

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This event was on Wed, 11 Feb 1998

Professor Ian Stewart

Professor Ian Stewart FRS

Professor of Geometry

Ian Stewart read Mathematics at Churchill College, Cambridge before completing his doctorate at the University of Warwick where he is now a Professor of Maths...

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