Intelligent design is a scientific theory that holds that many features of the universe and living things are best explained by an intelligent cause.
Xenobots are artificially interconnected biological tissues whose arrangements are determined by some algorithm.
There’s more function in the “junk” than imagined. Caltech finds a significant role: maintaining territories and compartments, and guiding components.
If we want to effectively explain human behavior in all its messy richness, we would do well to look beyond this box of just-so stories.
“How can we determine whether a 10-digit number is a random number or a specified telephone number to call your mother?”