The ctenophore’s brain suggests that, if evolution began again, intelligence would re-emerge because nature repeats itself
The goal? A growth chart for the brain.
Of course, they’re out there and as long as there’s an Out There, they’ll always be out there.
Major discovery ‘looks set to become another celebrated icon of human evolution’ after Lucy in 1974, scientist says.
The DNC has banned the Democratic presidential candidates from taking part in any debate on the most urgent issue of our time: climate change. The party’s fealty to plutocratic donors and centrist has-been politicians has never been more apparent.
Even major oil and gas companies favored the Obama-era regulations on the potent greenhouse gas, says EarthWorks’ Lauren Pagel
“The climate crisis is here and already impacting the most vulnerable,” notes 350.org’s program director. “Staying under 1.5ºC is now a matter of political will.”
If this new hominin was a contemporary as well as an ancestor of Lucy, another “textbook example” of straightforward Darwinism is scrubbed.