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KP-PC k.p.collins at worldnet.att.net%remove%
Sun Apr 13 02:32:01 EST 2003


Hi Peter.

"Peter F" <fell_spamtrap_in at ozemail.com.au> wrote in message
news:zK6ma.87$cW.4793 at nnrp1.ozemail.com.au...
|
| "KP-PC" <k.p.collins at worldnet.att.net%remove%> wrote in message
| news:fwAla.23792$cO3.1734366 at bgtnsc04-news.ops.worldnet.att.net...
| >
| > Really - I'd like to see anyone try to come up with =anything= of
| > Evolution that does not reduce directly to WDB2T ^ -1 [that does
not
| > reduce to 'climbing' the WDB2T energy-gradient.
| >
| > Please, take a stab at such. You won't get it unless you try to
come
| > up with something, and it's an important Q, so why not have a go
at
| > it.
|
| Spider males who go to great effort to mate with a female (spider
of same
| species) only to be eaten after the act.
|
| An "marsupial forest rat" (in Australia) who gets into such frenzy
at time
| of mating that it dies from exhaustion soon afterwards.
|
| Oh, I forgot, death is THE perfect TD E/I (down)! ;-)
|
| Peter

These are both excellent examples of the fact that it's groupwise
altruism rather than Darwin's 'crap-shoot' :-]

Please try again.

ken





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