Soil biodiversity is still a black box. Some scientists are beginning to explore the global underground that services the health of plants and animals.
The preeminence of design in nature and the utility of mimicking natural designs is a concept championed by the intelligent design community.
A few days ago, my kids and I visited the wonderful tropical aquarium and zoo Haus des Meeres (House of the Sea) in Vienna.
In its youth the flat-fish is symmetrical with one eye on each side. However, as the body matures, one eye “begins to glide slowly round the head.”
Eyes were quite the sudden, unanticipated gift in the history of life. Charles Darwin expected that they must have developed from simple forerunners.