The quote for which Lewontin has become best known appeared in his 1997 review of a book by Carl Sagan.
So how did the paper determine that photosynthesis has an “overall simplicity,” despite the complexity just described?
Sometimes you don’t need a rigorous logical, scientific, or mathematical demonstration to reveal evidence of design in nature.
Richard Lenski claims that his experiment provides “one of the most direct demonstrations of Darwinian adaptations by natural selection you can imagine.”
According to Erika DeBenedictis, “one of the big limitations of biology are the basic building blocks themselves.”