He has a different take on imperfection, one more optimistic than one might expect from someone who writes about what’s wrong with us.
Think of a situation where you have to crack the code on a bank vault, with many dials in the code, say 150, each specifying 1 out of 10 digits.
Orphan genes — genes that are present in only one species, or a group of closely related species — are of particular interest to advocates of intelligent design.
I had someone ask whether, in a previous post, I meant universal common descent (UCD) or more limited common descent.
A reader asks, “I was just wondering why some fellows at Discovery believe in ID but still hold to common descent.“