The insight is timely, given the two-year anniversary of lockdowns that we’ve recently observed.
It alludes to an adage with roots in ancient Greece, “Let the cobbler not judge above the sandal.” That is, mind your own business.
If computer scientists build systems like that, and life at the DNA level also incorporates them, for the very same reasons, that’s rather suggestive.
You really cannot understand debates about evolution without appreciating the ego — the male ego in particular, you could argue — that is involved.
The controversy about Darwinian evolution is often framed as a matter of credentials. We must listen to the “experts”! Please precious experts, tell us what to think!