Mirror of Zen Blog

Relax. We’re Really Just Fish with Anxiety.

"Humans are not the pinnacle of evolutionary progress but only an aberrant side branch of fish evolution." 

Fishes: An Introduction to Ichthyology

Related: An alien scientist would take one look the vertebrate family tree and conclude that humans and other tetrapods are a weird side-branch of the fish family – that we’re “land fish,” in other words.

from The Ape that Understood the Universe: How the Mind and Culture Evolve


Share this on:

Related Posts: