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Humans lost many of their predator physical features as they developed and relied upon technology. I was thinking that the Yautja would have lost their fangs in a similar fashion, and long ago in their evolution, being they have spaceships and other highly-advanced technology.

This leads me to wonder whether or not they actually developed the technology themselves or not. If not, how and where did they acquire their technology?

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    @Valorum Isn't it reasonable to read the question as being Did the Yautja develop their own tech (the question in the title)? The point about fangs simply seems to be an explanation of why the question is being asked.
    – Blackwood
    Feb 2 '17 at 23:55
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    “Humans lost many of their predator features as they developed technology.” Er. Citation needed? “I was thinking that the Yautja would have lost their fangs and such long ago” Maybe they used to have even more fangs. Feb 3 '17 at 0:05
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    @PaulD.Waite - Humans have lost most of their predatory instincts and features(we are slimmer and more fragile yet more agile and lightweight), you don't see people mistrusting and attacking on site if someone new is on their territory, we don't hunt to impress the weak and the women anymore, we don't kill the weak for the sake of a strong pack, and we certainly don't have duels for leadership(such a shame). Feb 3 '17 at 0:09
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    Human ancestors never really had anatomical "predator features" in the classic sense (claws, carnassial or shark/crocodile type teeth, etc.) to lose - apes don't either, even though they're non-technological. @Balin son of Fundin: actually, humans' slimmer build is fairly likely to be a hunting adaptation ('persistence hunting' by chasing animals to exhaustion, before bows etc were invented). Feb 3 '17 at 0:29
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    @BalinsonofFundin: surprisingly, it doesn't work that way. Some humans used persistence hunting in recent historical times (later 20th century at least) and maybe still do. Now, modern people who live a relatively sedentary lifestyle don't develop those abilities -- but human anatomy hasn't meaningfully changed since the Paleolithic. Feb 3 '17 at 0:47

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