Pheromones are chemical substances produced and released by organisms to communicate with one another. They play a crucial role in various aspects of life, from reproduction to survival, in both plants and animals.
In this article, we will delve into the fascinating evolutionary history of pheromones and explore how these chemical messengers have shaped the world around us.
The Early Days: Single-Celled Organisms
Long before the emergence of complex life forms, single-celled organisms relied on chemical communication to survive and thrive. These microscopic creatures, such as bacteria