One of most popular attempts at explaining the flagellum via cooption was developed by Nicholas Matzke.
The complexity and sophistication of life cannot originate from non-biological matter under any scenario, over any expanse of space and time, however vast.
“If it could be demonstrated that any complex organ existed, which could not possibly have been formed by numerous, successive, slight modifications…”
Olfactory receptors squeeze more data out of odor molecules than previously thought.
“The real story — what makes a bunch of boring experiments front-page news — is clearly the tiresome insinuation that human beings are ‘just like’ fruit flies.”