With new research further underlining the Cambrian enigma, it looks like it’s time to call in the media coaches again.
A few weeks ago, Jonathan M. had an excellent article on ENV about the failure of the TalkOrigins Archive to defend Darwinian explanations of the Cambrian explosion.
A skeptic might reply that we don’t observe ocean sediment abruptly causing increases in the information content of genomes.
There are several funny things about the interview Dawkins gave the BBC to describe his new “scientific” survey.
Two issues of note dominated the Q&A: the Type III Secretory System (T3SS) as a supposed evolutionary precursor to the bacterial flagellum, and whether the Cambrian explosion really was an actual event in the history of life.