Aliens in our midst
The ctenophore’s brain suggests that, if evolution began again, intelligence would re-emerge because nature repeats itself
What say you, dinosaur?
Did Neanderthals speak? Did dinosaurs roar? And when did birds begin to sing? The soundscape of deep time is coming back
How and why did humans domesticate animals – and what might this tell us about the future of our own species?
Unified theory of evolution
Darwin’s theory that natural selection drives evolution is incomplete without input from evolution’s anti-hero: Lamarck
Microbes have no morals
First we learned to fear germs, then we learned to love our microbiome. But both sides get the biology basically wrong