It truly matters that we follow the evidence to its logical end and base our research and applications on that end.
Erika DeBenedictis’s statement that “organisms are absolutely the most sophisticated machines we know of” is supported by overwhelming evidence.
Don’t burden your great research program with Darwin’s mid-1800s view of biology (or any modified descendant of Darwin’s general premise).
The Saturday Morning Lectures series recently featured an excellent presentation by Dr. David Sivak.
The theory of intelligent design understands living systems to be engineered systems.