Darwin still has some cache among design advocates. In this I differ from some of my friends and colleagues.
In “real time” they show the function of an enhancer in switching a gene from off to on.
Why not treat the whole genome as functional? This is a radical concept, but perhaps the focus on genes distorts our understanding.
“Male mice grow ovaries instead of testes if they are missing a small region of DNA that doesn’t contain any genes,” reports the Francis Crick Institute.
The ancient model of the cosmos, which was the model presupposed by most scientists prior to the mid 20th century, was Steady State.