For some theorists, the origin of life is defined as the natural origin of a self-replicating system capable of undergoing Darwinian evolution.
That shouldn’t really be too surprising because the fact that humans and dogs can share emotions is part of what forms bonds between us.
The highly valued optical properties of pearls come from sophisticated processes of biomineralization involving proteins and crystals.
According to Erika DeBenedictis, “one of the big limitations of biology are the basic building blocks themselves.”
The brain assists the organization and recall of thoughts by segmenting them and associating them with stimuli. But who is doing the thinking?