It’s intriguing that life as we know it depends on a seemingly un-natural distribution of minerals.
Need technology to fight the effects of technology? Look instead to living things that already have solutions.
To complete the argument for prior fitness of the elements for our Privileged Species, we must deal with the availability of another essential element.
Glacial meltwater performs unexpected and surprising roles that benefit life on earth.
A key characteristic of life is active transport: control over what enters and exits the cell. Closer looks reveal exquisite “selectivity filters” with moving parts that make active transport work.