Perhaps scientists fear that acceptance of this conclusion would open the door to the possibility (or the necessity) of a supernatural origin of life.
If evolution can’t build something as basic as a new protein fold, how could it build whole new organs and body plans in the history of life?
In 1901, divers brought up from an ancient shipwreck the first part of the Antikythera mechanism made by Greek inventors.
Picture a hidden city, that though it cannot be seen, is everywhere. Sound crazy? It’s real.
Get acquainted with another irreducibly complex molecular motor. This one is a master at unfolding proteins. Its method is ingenious.