Eric Anderson explores the challenges of building a self-replicating 3-D printer, and the light this sheds on the origin-of-life community’s search for their Holy Grail.
The five authors, led by Thomas Y. Lo, cover the range of evidence for intelligent design in under 150 pages.
Theorists hope to alleviate a deficiency in Shannon information theory, which dealt only with the structure of a communication, not its semantics.
What does it mean that there’s information in DNA, and how does this distinguish it from most other physical objects?
Or in a rock? Or a snowflake? This is a common contention from ID critics.