Recently, atheist Michael Shermer debated Catholic philosopher Edward Feser. The subject was Feser’s new book on five arguments for the existence of God.
If Turner is right, the clockwork, mechanistic, DNA-centric model may have met its match.
As Turner says, homeostasis is an exceedingly strange idea. Yet without homeostasis there is no life.
In redefining life to make its origin easier to explain, origin-of-life researchers are now increasingly emphasizing the ability of life to evolve.
Intellectual discovery is often a matter of rediscovery: reviving insights that were available before but overlooked, forgotten, or neglected.