I suppose someone could try to explain why the challenge is unfair or not relevant to the field. That would be very difficult to do.
Have scientists made life in a laboratory? Two-thirds of the public think the answer is yes.
Helpfully, Meyer stops Tour again and again and asks for clarification of scientific terms and concepts that might not be obvious to all viewers.
Have prebiotic chemists made any progress on the sequence specificity problem? None whatsoever, says Dr. Tour.
Professor Dave’s attacks undercut his credibility as a spokesman for his own view. If he had the truth on his side, there’s no reason he would behave this way.