In the words of Robert Rosen we have to “drastically reconsider what is meant by “genetic information.’”
Ikaria wariootia is just another problematic Ediacaran fossil that could be anything from inorganic artifact to protozoan to cnidarian and yes, maybe a bilaterian worm.
Evolution is an implication — that is, an empirical consequence — of design.
Where do you think your curious kids will look for answers to their questions about the world — in the local bookstore or online?
The lesson from Chernobyl is this: radiation kills, but life comes prepared to defend itself.