“Science,” says chemist Marcos Eberlin, “should appeal only to causes that are supported by data, supported by evidence.”
A simple trick used by fireflies turned out to dramatically increase the light output of a test bulb designed by Belgian physicist Jean-Pol Vigneron.
Mother-of-pearl, or nacre, is not only a beautiful substance for jewelry and ceramics; it is a remarkable material.
That Darwinism seems even superficially plausible depends completely on the ability of living things to reproduce themselves without significant degradation.
Plant seeds come equipped to spread themselves in ways that baffle engineers. Did they invent these mechanisms by chance?