Mammalian fossil exhibits at the Smithsonian claim that humans and all mammals descended from the “first mammal,” perhaps Morganucodon.
Scientists are still discovering how many systems, controls, and other aspects of planetary fine-tuning are in place to ensure that we have abundant life.
Negative biases about our forebears have long been part of science, education, and popular culture. Why?
So it appears that self-contained gene transposon “packages” permit transfer of genes from one species to another
Some ingenious molecular engineering crops up in widely divergent creatures, giving them some impressive abilities to read lunar cycles.