How is ATP used as an energy carrier? Give an example.
Lecture 14 – June 7,2017 Evolution via Natural Selection Misconceptions About Evolution 1. Evolution is a theory about the origin of life Correction: ‘branching’ of the tree of life 2. Organisms are always getting better through evolution Correction: not progress, determined by environment 3. Evolution means that life changed “by chance” Correction: organisms better-adapted to their environments survive, which is not random 4. Natural selection involves organisms “trying” to adapt Correction: adaptation not controlled by organism; well-adapted individuals better able to survive 5. Natural selection gives organism what they “need” Correction: natural selection is not an intelligence that knows what organisms “need”; those better- suited leave more offspring 6. Evolution is “j