The ingenious inventions found in insects summon us to ask: How did these small organisms get them?
Recently, a team of British paleontologists added a new pseudo-explanation.
It’s so elegantly simple, why didn’t anyone think of this before? Animals evolved because they evolved.
Darwin thought everything evolved from a simple cell by mindless chance processes. The animals don’t know that.
“First there were no dinosaur tracks, and then there were many,” says the lead author of a new study out this week.