Alice and the Red Queen (image) University of California - Berkeley Share Print E-Mail Caption As the Red Queen told Alice, "it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place." Similarly, animals and plants must continually adapt and evolve just to avoid going extinct. Credit Illustration by Sir John Tenniel from Lewis Carroll's Through the Looking-Glass, 1871 Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.