In past years, papers have tried to identify the subset of all genes in a genome that are essential for viability.
ID licenses scientists to be curious about non-conserved biological redundancy and to investigate the possibility that biological redundancy is purposeful.
This continues an evaluation of a proposal that treats natural selection as a law of physics that is applicable to the entire universe.
The video compares humans and chimps, saying the latter’s behaviors and facial expressions are “eerily human.” I could say the same thing about my cat.
Tiktaalik discoverer Neil Shubin from the University of Chicago searches for genetic clues between fish fins and tetrapod toes.