He credits reading Meyer’s book as the primary cause of his rejecting neo-Darwinian evolution, a “brilliant and beautiful scientific theory” now overtaken by science.
Many studies show that degradative mutations in APOB cause decreased cholesterol.
Instead of relying on their textbooks, students are learning about evolution by watching bacteria grow and change.
It was interesting to see fellow University of Chicago biologist Jerry Coyne casually shoehorn Thornton into a Washington Post review of Darwin Devolves.
Professor Lenski revisits a series of experiments on the bacteriophage lambda begun by his lab around 2012.