"Evolution happens like a movie, with frames moving by both quickly and gradually, and we often can’t see the change while it’s occurring. Every time we find a fossil, it’s a snapshot back in time, often with thousands of frames missing in between, and we’re forced to reconstruct the whole film. Life is what happens in between the snapshots."
Joe Hanson explores why there was no first human (via we-are-star-stuff)
<- It’s weird when people quote me because as soon as I read it I want to go back and edit what I said to make it better. #Writerproblems
(Source: explore-blog, via jtotheizzoe)