Specified information — when improbability meets a recognizable pattern — demands explanation.
Stephen Meyer and other proponents of intelligent design theory are often accused of committing the “God of the gaps” fallacy.
Is it a science stopper to propose mind as the source of these great infusions of biological information? Quite the opposite.
We also see machines in living systems. That’s not to say that cells or living systems on the whole are “machines,” but they do contain machines.
Farina finally did write something on the blackboard: “Not Clueless.” This, needless to say, did not answer Tour’s request for a scientific explanation.