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Life Beyond Human Has to Play by the Rules

A zoologist explains why complex life anywhere depends on natural selection.

Playing Go with Darwin

New research elevates evolution from a tactical process to one of strategic possibility.

The Human Error Darwin Inspired

How the demotion of Homo sapiens led to environmental destruction.

Why Birds Can Fly Over Mount Everest

A story for my granddaughter about oxygen, evolution, and our planet’s fate.

T. Rex Was a Slacker

A natural wonder of the big theropod was how it conserved energy.

Why It Pays to Play Around

Play is so important that nature invented it long before it invented us.