Re: "Evolution's Greatest Inventions."

From: Loren Haarsma <lhaarsma@calvin.edu>
Date: Fri Apr 29 2005 - 13:23:07 EDT

On Fri, 29 Apr 2005, Alexanian, Moorad wrote:

> New Scientist, April 9-15, 2005
>
> Cover story
>
> "Evolution's Greatest Inventions."
>
> 1) Multicellularity
> 2) The eye
> 3) The brain
> 4) Language
> 5) Photosynthesis
> 6) Sex
> 7) Death
> 8) Parasitism
> 9) Superorganisms
> 10) Symbiosis

  Personally, each time I think about these potentialities being designed
into the fundamental laws of nature right from the start, so that
they could evolve into actuality over time -- that amazes me far more
than the wonder of a full-grown tree arising from a small seed.
  "Then sings my soul, my savior God, to Thee, 'How great thou art!'"

Loren Haarsma
Received on Fri Apr 29 13:23:10 2005

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