View Single Post
Old 05-10-2016, 01:58 PM
Machine Elf Machine Elf is offline
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Challenger Deep
Posts: 10,568
why do we have fingernails instead of claws?

Humans, chimps, and gorillas (and I suppose some other primates I don't know about) all have fingernails instead of claws. Claws actually seem pretty useful, so why did we evolve away from them?