A study in PNAS has gotten tons of affectionate press, probably because puppies are so darned cute.
“Higher-order genetic codes” — what a concept! Actually, ID advocates like Jonathan Wells have been talking about this for years.
Yesterday, I described how some biologists claim that the enzyme nylonase demonstrates that it is easy to get new functional proteins.
If natural selection would have a hard time modifying one codon, imagine it having to keep track of three at once.