If I had written this book, I would have concluded with a final chapter that began with a verse from the book of Genesis.
England begins by describing how his book interweaves the discussion of the science of life with his Orthodox Jewish faith.
Hey — wanna see a talk that combines the following. Black swallowtail butterflies, William Harvey, snarky robotic aliens from Alpha Centauri, and more.
A reader must ask if an RNA molecule could possibly govern chemical reactions, suppress free-riders, support co-operators, and act in its own self-interest.
Professor Hansma maintains that sets of integrated reactions could have been directed by natural selection to gradually evolve into an autonomous cell.