Evolutionary theory and the development of the second law of thermodynamics are two of the three major scientific discoveries of the 19th century.
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.
Cell processes are quick and efficient. They can even solve geometry problems in the dark without eyes or brains.
If you’ve ever watched ants busily tunneling in an ant farm, you may have noticed that the intricate finished product rarely collapses. Why is that?