Compare the latest project to sequence everything to other megaprojects that may or may not answer evolutionary questions.
The late Morris Goodman of Wayne State University argued that humans are “only slightly remodeled chimpanzee-like apes.”
“Oscar Wilde said nature imitates art,” Meyer said. And today we’re going to see that “technology is able to imitate and even in some ways, improve on nature.”
Do yourself a favor and read a heartbreaking and beautifully written essay, “I Have Been Through This Before.”
The comforting old assumption seems more hollow by the day. The “gathering revolt” has arrived.