I am old enough to remember when, during the cladistics revolution, parsimony was the Final Referee with the Loudest Whistle.
Xavier, of University College London, is a young origin-of-life researcher who has steadily pursued questions of central importance.
I mused about the genetic coding requirements for the changes in protein expression and timing (during development) to give its precise floral morphology.
When the pincer closes around a pattern, intelligent causation is uniquely implicated.
The online database AlphaFold represents an amazing breakthrough by any measure of the word “breakthrough.”