Unfortunately, despite the importance of this “absolutely critical” organ, some are still intent upon retaining evolutionary interpretations.
Good empirical science searches for explanations that fit the evidence. But another kind of “science” is committed to telling stories about unguided evolution.
Borg theory represents a major paradigm shift about how genetic information is stored and shared.
What’s remarkable is that this organ constitutes an analog-to-digital converter, as pressure waves (analog) are converted to electrical signals.
Long shunned for their bites and toxins, arachnids are gaining respect for biomimetic inspiration.