To my understanding, organisms evolve in order to adapt to their environment and

To my understanding, organisms evolve in order to adapt to their environment and

To my understanding, organisms evolve in order to adapt to their environment and its pressures. If that is the case, how come we are conscious? It seems like consciousness is an unnecessary add-on. Why aren't we p-zombies? P-zombies can do the same thing any other organism can, right? Or is it possible that consciousness is an illusion?

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