So this astronomer walks into a bar and says, “It’s the holy grail of exoplanet research…”
“I’m right, and I don’t have to argue this point any more. Fossils. Fossils. Fossils. I win.”
Readers will be interested in this video of a lecture that our friend Robert J. Marks did for a course introducing engineering to Baylor students.
Nature’s prodigality is deeply puzzling, for every seemingly plausible law of biology that might account for it proves, almost whimsically, to be contradicted by numerous countervailing examples.
Remarkable and worth watching.