The idea that random genetic mutations lead to wondrous, creative innovations is so influential that it forms the premise of a movie franchise, X-Men, that has grossed $6 billion.
Ironically, our students may have more intellectual freedom in China to pursue the truth than they would have in many universities in the United States.
I was part of the creative team behind the project. So what is the idea behind that masked hacker, anyhow?
What if there is genuine directionality in mutation? An important paper addresses the subject.
A meeting at Churchill College, University of Cambridge, sought to encourage novel thinking about evolution.