The media are generous with claims that new findings “shed light” on evolution.
What are we to think of humble animals that make the semi-miraculous look routine?
Is it reasonable that two populations would independently hit on an adaptation by chance?
Plant seeds come equipped to spread themselves in ways that baffle engineers. Did they invent these mechanisms by chance?
The way an embryo develops shows a method of patterning that makes use of physical processes as if they conform to a predetermined plan.