Animals and plants keep giving scientists and engineers ideas for biomimetic designs. Sometimes observing the organisms is just plain fun.
It pleased me to find out that his reading of my book was one of the major influences that motivated him to take up the fight.
We know that Darwinian evolution has a long and sordid history of entanglement with issues of race, racism, and eugenics.
A “manifesto” in the science journal Human Evolution declares that chimpanzees and bonobos should be considered legal “persons” with legally enforceable “rights.”
Kevin Williamson imagines that scientists are free to “slug it out” in journals and other academic settings, so that the truth reliably emerges.