Life makes its way around the world using nonliving transportation systems, seeding the world with complex specified information.
Wow! That is some stirring prose. The reference to Darwin is ironic, though.
Theorists hope to alleviate a deficiency in Shannon information theory, which dealt only with the structure of a communication, not its semantics.
Does the “scientific consensus” mean that only scientists who follow the majority are entitled to have their say?
Remember Peter Ridd, the scientist who studied the Great Barrier Reef and spoke out against those who said it showed evidence of global warming?