We’re going to need a new philosophy: one that can handle realities the Elizabethans and Victorians could never have imagined.
As usual, evolution-talk is inversely proportional to the amount of detail presented about cellular workings.
When a stem cell divides, one daughter cell must maintain its stemness while the other specializes. Therein lies another truckload of requirements.
“MO-1 is a magnetotactic bacterium capable of orienting its cell body along the geomagnetic field lines by using magnetosomes.”
Nowhere do these scientists explain how bacteria invented magnetotaxis and encoded it into their genes.