The lesson from Chernobyl is this: radiation kills, but life comes prepared to defend itself.
Critics laughed, and he removed it from later editions of his book, but Charles Darwin privately continued to believe that whales evolved from a “race of bears.”
Three massive acts of exquisitely complex re-engineering would be required, far beyond the reach of unguided natural processes.
There are a few problems with conventional accounts of whale evolution. Together they’re a killer.