The prey population that fails to adapt to new weapons of the predator, risks its survival.
Similarly, the predator population that fails to adapt to new defenses of the prey, risks its survival.
“In reality, there are so many paths,” says Julie Colley, deputy chief executive officer of charity care provider The Avalon Group.
So is the trend toward intimate friendships between single men and women a good thing? If you haven't read my previous articles on biblical dating, you'll be helped in thinking through this issue by reading "Biblical Dating: How It's Different From Modern Dating." Based on some of the principles found there, let me offer a couple of practical reasons why I believe such friendships to be generally unwise, and then I'll suggest a positive role for friendship among singles in the Christian community.
In this series of articles, I've raised several biblical principles regarding the way we should treat our brothers and sisters in Christ.
Phylum Arthropoda Subphylum Chelicerata or Subphylum Schizoramia * Superclass Arachnomorpha * Class Trilobita Order Agnostida Order Redlichiida Order Corynexochida Order Phacopida Order Lichida Order Proetida Order Harpetida Order Ptychopariida Order Asaphida Order Odontopleurida Order Nectaspida Trilobite Relativeso Arthropoda `--o Trilobita |? -Eodiscina `-- --o Redlichiida | |--Olenellina | `--Redlichiina |--Corynexochida |--Phacopida |--Lichida |--Odontopleurida `--o Librostoma |--Proetida |--Harpetida |--Ptychopariida `--Asaphida The arms race between predator and prey is a major selective force in evolutionary change in organisms.
Operating through decent with modification, nature abounds with examples of the evolutionary arms races: faster predator begets faster prey, stealthier prey begets better scent and sight in the predator, that begets, in turn, better scent and sight in the prey.