Originally posted by humy
a plant-hopping insect found in gardens across Europe - has hind-leg joints with curved cog-like strips of opposing 'teeth' that intermesh, rotating like mechanical gears to synchronise the animal's legs when it launches into a jump.
The finding demonstrates that gear mechanisms pr ...[text shortened]... gical structure".
Perhaps next they will find a bug with gears and wheels?
I can see creationists jumping on this like a dog on a bone
My question is, can they find precursors to this form? Maybe somewhere there is a million year old bug in amber.....