Chait writes smart, concise dialogue on these subjects, and seems to have learned more than a thing or two from biologist Scott Turner’s recent book, Purpose and Desire.
Previously relegated to servant tasks under the master DNA molecules, ribonucleic acids continue to surprise scientists.
He defines himself as a Christian who affirms evolution, while also rejecting the name theistic evolutionist.
“There is intelligence that underlies the evolutionary process. You cannot explain it without that.”
Consider one of the simplest kinds of homeostasis — just one part of the regulation of sugar metabolism in E coli.