There’s a good reason paragraph breaks were invented…
…because otherwise you end up with unreadable rubbish like this, spewed up on unsuspecting readers by The Times’ achingly bleeding, cutting, pulsating-edge science supplement Eureka today:
Note to smart-arse “art” department page designers:
Taking out proper paragraph breaks and substituting them with cherry-coloured pilcrows is a bit like ending your sentences not with a full-stop but a fart.
Yes, you make your point, but you quickly empty the room.
Pity the poor sub who had to copy edit this article. No wonder if you struggled through it, you found it didn’t make much sense.