Scientists have found the first examples of similar plant forms evolving repeatedly within different regions, suggesting that evolution can be predicted.
Source: Plant study hints evolution may be predictable | YaleNews
Scientists are examining evolutionary breadcrumbs to reconstruct the vision of whales that lived as long as 55 million years ago.
Source: What Did Ancient Whales See? – The Atlantic
The human brain is neither a huge homogeneous set of neurons nor a massive set of task-specific programs that each solves a single problem.
Source: Combining Neuroscience, Psychology, and AI Yields a Foundational Model of Human Thought
The VMAT1 gene evolved through natural selection in human evolution. Those with the Ile-type variant of the VMAT1 gene are less prone to anxiety and depression.
Source: Brain Mechanism Underlying Evolution of Anxiety – Neuroscience News
I was in medical limbo for four days which broke my obsessive drafting of the book, fortunate. There will be more drafts but the basic versioning is done, I suspect. There are now two versions, at…
Source: The Last Revolution: Postcapitalist Futures…//8_1_22 – 1848+: The End(s) of History