How does life emerge from that which is not alive? This mystery exercises a peculiar fascination, with the power to elicit remarkable feats of imagination.
As Seth W. Cheetham and his co-authors put it, biology suffers from “demotivation into exploring pseudogene function by the a priori assumption that they are functionless.”
The energy problem overshadows it all. There’s a great sucking sound of ATP disappearing down the great Atlantic rift.
Picture a hidden city, that though it cannot be seen, is everywhere. Sound crazy? It’s real.
Because of Phillip Johnson’s leadership no informed person will ever again honestly say that Darwin’s theory flows straight from the data.