The Thoughtful Animal

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Food for Thought

That animals help each other is far from a new observation, but it’s puzzling nonetheless. If all that matters is survival of the fittest, shouldn’t animals refrain from anything that fails to benefit themselves? Why help another get ahead? There are two main theories: First, that such behavior evolved to help kin and offspring, hence…


“Cooking is like love, it should be entered into with abandon or not at all” —Harriet van Horne Science, too, I think.