Long described as useless leftovers of evolution, pseudogenes are rising from the junk pile as functional entities.
“Let’s listen to the data,” says Eberlin. “Let’s surrender to the evidence” — which points to intelligent design.
The famed Brazilian chemist discusses the body’s surprisingly helpful (and sophisticated) system for flushing out the bad stuff.
I respect Coyne’s position, but, lacking his faith, I interpret this evidence more naturally as pointing to an ingenious mind.
Dr. Eberlin is a delightful personality even when talking about digestive complaints.