A diagram in the paper — showing interactions in terms of engineering schematics — is unlike any description of the flagellum that I’ve seen.
The situation resembles a poorly constructed dam holding back water that is continuously rising.
Intelligent design is a scientific theory that holds that many features of the universe and living things are best explained by an intelligent cause.
“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.”
What enables a long chain of linked amino acids to perform highly specific molecular functions with machine-like precision?