We are nearing a half-century since Eigen wrote about this paradox, and it “still challenges theoretical biologists.”
Career anxiety is exactly how heterodox thought is policed and stamped out in the academic world.
Illustra’s parade of hits has reached around the world with superb presentations of intelligent design in the cell, in life, and in the universe.
It’s a David against Goliath story, except that here, Goliath creamed David and walked away.
It is still very premature, to say the least, for partisans of “junk DNA” to be declaring that the preponderance of our genome is junk.