The highly valued optical properties of pearls come from sophisticated processes of biomineralization involving proteins and crystals.
“I’ve done the research. I have the facts.” Thus said two people to me on successive days over the weekend, in almost identical words.
Watches are everywhere on the heath. Look up, look down, look inside; biology runs on time.
This was a remarkably cross-disciplinary dialogue among physicists, chemists, biologists, neuroscientists, machine learning researchers, as well as philosophers and historians of science.
It’s not too often you see a denser collation of cliché taunts directed at intelligent design.