Obviously, evolutionary “laws” are quite malleable and have to give way when they become too cumbersome.
Dr. West shares a fascinating postscript to the story of German paleontologist Günter Bechly.
“Nylon-eating bacteria? What the heck?” you say. “Why does this matter?”
Paul acknowledges that OD is currently impossible to measure — so why talk about it live, while fielding questions? Tune in and find out.
Leisola, of course, is a Finnish bioengineer who realized through his work that life could not have assembled itself through unguided processes.