It’s the equivalent of your grandkids being a new species. Pretty crazy.
Life’s always greener on the other side. Even if that’s the ocean.
Long neck, long history.
Natural selection fosters certain qualities so aliens shouldn’t look extremely different from humans.
I know what you were thinking about. Birds, they’re birds.
Soon they’ll carry little smartphones around. I hope.
Those majestic lions, with a harem of females? They’re just compensating for something.
Specifically, they put their shoulders into it.
“Imagine a camel without a hump, with feet like a slender rhino, and a head shaped like a saiga antelope.”
“We believe that these subjects are beyond their [students] comprehension,” said a senior Turkish bureaucrat at the Education Ministry.
We may have to thank Christian monks for today’s chicken.
These fish are quite comfortable out of water.
It’s all about the tail.
This means being carnivores must have been an excellent solution for these plants.
Researchers have found a very old and “alien like” insect and they’ve decided it doesn’t fit anywhere in the current tree of life.
Real-time evolution, what more proof do you need?