The unique animal and plant species on Madagascar like this Verreaux's sifaka, a type of lemur, face a changing climate that could make parts of their island unsuitable for the species living there now. Credit: Martina Lippuner/WWF
It (the Evolutionary Epic) will be furthermore the single most important resource for the next generation as they seek the means of solidarity and cooperation they will need in a world threatened by the range of urgent problem the planet calls for one's story. The Epic of Evolution is it. If the universe story is not soon recognized as the new centerpiece of the core curriculum, then in American higher education will no longer be relevant.