Reply to post: Re: I did wonder about cause and effect

If Australian animals don't poison you or eat you, they'll BURN DOWN YOUR HOUSE

Roger Varley

Re: I did wonder about cause and effect

"Why would the first fire bird pick up a burning twig?"

You can do the same amount of wondering about why anything happened for the first time. Given the number of edible plants vs inedible plants, is it just lucky we discovered agriculture before everyone gave up on the plant thing as being a waste of time?

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