The paper by Tompa and Rose casts a shadow for us, and we need to trace its outline and derive the theory behind the shadow.
There are several ways to fight this pandemic besides social isolation, wearing masks, and proper hand-washing.
As the pioneering chemical evolutionary theorist Alexander Oparin put it, “The problem of the nature of life and the problem of its origin have become inseparable.”
Let us give some thought to the Y chromosome of Drosophila melanogaster, that engaging fly which is the bond-servant of genetics.
Certainly, in a context of global anxiety, this is a subject that needs to be approached with sensitivity and humility.