1. What is the first chapter of "Wonderful Life: The Burgess Shale and the Nature of History" about?
2. Why is the Burgess Shale acknowledged as the most significant collection of fossils yet discovered?
3. What special insight or perspective does the Burgess Shale offer?
4. What did Stephen Jay Gould desire to use the Burgess Shale for?
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