Dr. Meyer offers here a very crisp and helpful introduction to the codebreaking work of Francis Crick, and more.
“It’s quite plausible” is treated as equivalent to evidence, eliding the question of how exactly we come to “consciously believe” anything.
Patients missing large parts of their brain tissue can lead normal lives because the material, the tissue, is not all there is to us.
New proteins had to come from somewhere. Susumu Ohno had an idea.