Elaborate schemes to explain the origin of the genetic code from the laws of physics and chemistry miss the whole point about codes.
Researchers felt compelled to describe biological information using such phrases as “coding schemes,” “carries meaning,” “core program,” and “hierarchical rules (grammar).”
The subject of biomineralization also allows comparing the explanatory power of design over Darwinian evolution.
The scientists call heat shock proteins “nature’s ‘first responders’ to cellular stress.”
From back when I was a sophomore taking biochemistry, one particular event stands out in my memory, perhaps because it was such an odd thing.