What’s remarkable in nature is not so much that nature follows complex patterns, but that it follows any pattern at all.
What if there is genuine directionality in mutation? An important paper addresses the subject.
We are nearing a half-century since Eigen wrote about this paradox, and it “still challenges theoretical biologists.”
Note the artfully deployed passive voice. One-way traffic “was finally counteracted by the launch of the first artificial satellites.” Who counteracted it?
For theists to eschew the claim that life is designed is puzzling, because nothing seems to force them to adopt that counterintuitive stance.