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Sure but the 'mold' is a complex surface with many local maximums. Once evolution reaches a local maximum, then drunkards walk is stalled - it moves incrementally in any directin - things get worse. It cannot leap across the gap to another local maximum; ok its unlikely it will make the leap.

So we get different populations with wildly different solutions to the same problem.




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