This fish evolved to walk on land — then said ‘nope’ and went back to the water : NPR

In a move reflective of a viral meme, a new study shows that an ancient fish really did evolve to walk out of the water, only to then go back to the sea.

Source: This fish evolved to walk on land — then said ‘nope’ and went back to the water : NPR

The issues of revolution/evolution…//The Last Revolution: Postcapitalist Futures…//8_1_22 – 1848+: The End(s) of History

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

Just Because You Can Doesn’t Mean You Should: What Genetic Engineers Can Learn From ‘Jurassic World’

The good news is we still have time to close the gap between “could” and “should” in how scientists redesign and reengineer genetic code.

Source: Just Because You Can Doesn’t Mean You Should: What Genetic Engineers Can Learn From ‘Jurassic World’

How the Newly Decoded Numbat Genome Could Help Bring the Tasmanian Tiger Back From Extinction

The numbat genome can help scientists piece together the Tasmanian tiger’s genome—and maybe even resurrect Australia’s iconic lost species.

Source: How the Newly Decoded Numbat Genome Could Help Bring the Tasmanian Tiger Back From Extinction