A.R. Wallace was the co-discoverer of the theory of evolution by natural selection along with Charles Darwin, but in 1869 he broke with Darwin.
Source: Historian and Nature’s Prophet Author Michael Flannery Reviews the Reviewers | Evolution News
The results of a new canine numerosity study suggests that a common neural mechanism has been deeply conserved across mammalian evolution.
Source: Dogs process numerical quantities in similar brain region as humans: Unique experiment explores canine ‘numerosity’ — ScienceDaily
Having cited J.G.Bennett it is interesting to transpose the issue of consciousness into another mode, as it were. Strangely, while the new age movement tends to follow dualistic interpretations, no…
Source: Consciousness and the triad of ‘being function will’. .. – 1848+: The End(s) of History
Those who would understand immaterial realities like consciousness should not speak so disrespectfully of dualism as Dr. Pigliucci does.
Source: Yes, Consciousness Is Real But That’s Not the Half of It | Mind Matters
It’s time to revive dualism: “And lastly, Pigliucci insists, without offering evidence, that dualism is “antiscientific.” Dualism is a logical conclusion from our circumstances; we are beings of both mind and matter. And those who would refute dualism tend to involve themselves in stranger claims, a
Source: Consciousness: Philosopher Massimo Pigliucci skates around the main problems | Uncommon Descent
Consciousness is neither a spooky mystery nor an illusory belief. It’s a valid and causally efficacious biological reality
Source: Consciousness is neither a spooky mystery nor an illusory belief | Aeon Essays
A paleontologist argues that the fossil record of mammals will provide a clear signal of the Anthropocene era.
Source: Fossils of the future to mostly consist of humans, domestic animals — ScienceDaily