By: Secre
Are humans going to keep evolving? And will they evolve in a way that we see to be desirable? Evolution is often seen as the changes over time leading an organism to become more complex and more worthwhile, as is seen in Darwin's survival of...
Do Organisms always Evolve into more Complex Forms
By: Paul Mcbride
OOPS! I must learn to read. I missed the word "always". Certainly, the organisms which cannot survive in an environment would evolve to the simpler form of non-living matter.However, those that remain able to cope with a changing environment would yield offspring able to...
By: Lisa Foerster
The theory of evolution has been hotly debated over the years. The evidence supporting evolution is great, yet it is also lacking enough to not be a proven fact. The concept of evolution and the terminology involved can be daunting to understand. Basically the idea...
By: David Aaron White
Stem cell research would be responsible for saving countless lives. This issue has been argued and fought over for the past decade, and one of the main arguments against it has been the fact that it uses cells from unborn fetuses to grow in other...
By: Charles Q Blair
It is hard to simply discuss the role of predators in evolution as in most cases their is a co-evolutionary influence between predators and prey. It is also worth restating that Evolution itself has no plan or goal, it is just chance random mutation or...
By: Tea K. Everhart
The discredited theory of heredity known has the inheritance of acquired traits was one that did not hold the position of accepted theory for long. Jean-Baptiste Lamarck (1744-1829) a supporter of that theory that had been around since ancient times. Although his views were incorrect...
By: Erik Reid
This article is about a very strange extremophile bacterium called D. Radiodurans. The story of Radiodurans is old but surprisingly few have heard of it. Although in its original form it was beautifully equipped to evolve into what it evolved into, who would have thought...
By: Christine G.
There are currently more than 9600 species of birds. They appear to be a relatively recent arrival in our biosphere. The fossil record has been elusive because birds have light, hollow bones that rapidly decompose.Insects had the skies to themselves for over 100 million...
By: Stefan Joosten
"Where" usually refers to a place, but can on occasion also refer to a time. As in the question: "Where did it all begin?" Each new road evolution takes has its own beginning, its own time and its own place, so where do we...
By: Briar Miller
Despite the impressions many of us have grown up with, there is no hard and fast fossil evidence of human evolution. The fossil records are incomplete so that this evidence alone would not be sufficient to show that homo sapiens sapiens, (modern humans)have evolved from...

 

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