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  1. P

    Is there any evolutionary benefit from magnetoreception?

    Some organisms still have magnetoreceptors, what would be the evolutionary benefits of these receptors?
  2. Auto-Didact

    Logic as a dynamical system?

    This thread is a shoot-off from this thread. Assuming some relation between human language and logical reasoning, how would this relate, let's say, to the arrival and evolution of logic in human and animal psychology? I would presume that some logic, for example classical logic, can be more or...
  3. Ygggdrasil

    New group of eukaryotes discovered

    https://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/hemimastigotes-supra-kingdom-1.4715823 Citation to the paper being discussed: Lax et al. Hemimastigophora is a novel supra-kingdom-level lineage of eukaryotes. Nature. Published online 14 Nov 2018. https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-018-0708-8
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