Wonders of the Living World

Curiosity, awe, and the meaning of life


The Snuggle for Existence

One of the most important survival techniques is working together. From single cells to whole organisms, living things “snuggle” for existence. Cooperation is a powerful force in the living world.

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Jeff Schloss: How do you think science and faith fit together?

16th March 2021

Jeff shares his own journey in relating science and faith, from no…

Jeff Schloss: Examples of how cooperation works in the animal kingdom

14th June 2021

Jeff shares a couple of examples of cooperation, describing how animals make…

Jeff Schloss: Why it’s important to study cooperation in the living world

14th June 2021

Cooperation in living systems is fascinating for two reasons, and in this…

Jeff Schloss: What questions about meaning and purpose does your work make you ask, and how does your faith help you answer them?

14th June 2021

Jeff shares how he started his work on cooperation because he disagreed…

Jeff Schloss: How important is cooperation in the living world?

14th June 2021

Jeff describes how cooperation has been involved in all the major transitions…

Jeff Schloss: Why are you a scientist and a Christian?

5th October 2021

Jeff describes how he was encouraged from an early age to be…

Jeff Schloss: What questions about meaning and purpose does your work raise?

3rd November 2021

Studies of cooperation raise two questions for Christians. 1. There is a…

Jeff Schloss: How and in what ways is cooperation important in the living world?

7th February 2022

Jeff describes, in a little more detail, the different levels of cooperation…