Breakthroughs in imaging are allowing scientists to see iconic molecular machines in unprecedented detail. This will be a great boon for design science.
Like a skilled workman, the cell maintains “An array of tools, each one finely tuned.”
If you tried to build a pipe that had to rotate on its long axis while maintaining its angular shape, could you do better than this?
The nucleus is a beehive of activity, where information is not just stored but processed, protected, transcribed, and duplicated by highly complex machines.