Did evolutionary theory contribute anything to this study? The authors speculate briefly about “co-evolution” of flowers and their pollinators.
Imaging techniques down to the picometer scale are permitting detection of previously unknown alliances of cellular software with electrostatics and mechanics.
A recent research article from Germany has made quite a splash in the popular media and raises some very interesting questions about animal minds.
As we learn more from research about how various life forms respond to experiences, a more complex picture may raise political issues.
The exploding pods of the popping cress send the plant’s seeds flying in all directions, as far as a meter from the parent.