If we want to effectively explain human behavior in all its messy richness, we would do well to look beyond this box of just-so stories.
Evolution’s grand tree-of-life story requires constructive evolution, not more and more cases of organisms tossing parts overboard.
Meet the animal kingdom’s most stunning navigators — the Arctic tern, homing pigeons, the monarch butterfly, and the desert ant, among others.
The book is all about the buzzing, migrating, web-spinning, and colony-building world of ingenious animals.
The origin of the first life required not merely design, but an ingenious designing intelligence far beyond that of our smartest origin-of-life researchers.