So how did the paper determine that photosynthesis has an “overall simplicity,” despite the complexity just described?
Erika DeBenedictis’s statement that “organisms are absolutely the most sophisticated machines we know of” is supported by overwhelming evidence.
When sunlight is adequate, leaves are happy. On some days, though, there can be too much of a good thing.
I asked the gardener how come, after all these years, the soil in my geranium pots is at roughly the same level.
From the specific energy of visible light to the unique properties of water, this degree of fine-tuning for life has a clear message.