The differing perspectives of Tour and Rimmer result from the differences in their starting assumptions.
Farina finally did write something on the blackboard: “Not Clueless.” This, needless to say, did not answer Tour’s request for a scientific explanation.
Today, I will address one of the few honest questions that Professor Dave and other critics have asked of Dr. Tour.
When Farina addressed the science, he rifled through a long series of technical articles, but greatly exaggerated their relevance.
Dr. Tour also reviews survey data showing just how misinformed the public is about how far scientists have gotten in creating life in the lab.