Here’s the simple test to tell if scientists are exaggerating wildly. Let’s call it: “The Principle of Comparative Difficulty.”
Mathematician and medical image maker Alexander Tsiaras offers a stunning visualization.
The new design mimics two advantages of butterfly wings: optical enhancement and water resistance.
A team of scientists carefully examined genomes of a butterfly and a silkworm. What they found was interesting, but dubious as an example of evolutionary ancestry.
“Mathematics is a paradigmatic case of a science that has nothing to do with natural anything.”