How many times have we heard it claimed that the vast majority of the human genome is “junk” and therefore could not have been designed?
Here is a thought-provoking hypothesis in this week’s Science. I wonder how (or if) it could be tested.
“We don’t splice our RNA the same way chimps do,” says biologist Dr. Ann Gauger, continuing a conversation with host Sarah Chaffee.
Several news items reinforce ideas advanced by ID advocates regarding junk DNA, irreducible complexity, and human uniqueness.
The media are generous with claims that new findings “shed light” on evolution.