Ideas tagged with selection

Is teaching about instruction or selection?

Teaching is commonly associated with instruction, yet in evolution, [immunology] (, and [neuroscience] (, instructional theories are largely defunct. We propose a co-immunity theory of...

By Gary Davis

Selective pressure as it relates to mimicry of non-living things in communities that abhor killing living things

Would a community that abhors killing animals apply selective pressure for animals that do not camouflage themselves as inanimate objects and/or have easily noticed coloration? If I see a leaf on a path, I spend little energy trying to avoid stepping on it (i.e., I step on it). However, if that ...

By Thomas Isenbarger