To complete the argument for prior fitness of the elements for our Privileged Species, we must deal with the availability of another essential element.
The exploding pods of the popping cress send the plant’s seeds flying in all directions, as far as a meter from the parent.
Elemental zinc pulls together multiple themes that biologist Michael Denton writes about in his new book.
According to Erika DeBenedictis, “one of the big limitations of biology are the basic building blocks themselves.”
Glacial meltwater performs unexpected and surprising roles that benefit life on earth.