What do biologists make of the apparently purposive nature of all these different kinds of complex programmed behaviors?
UCEs are conserved structures that are not functionally constrained. Yet there is not so much as a hint of a problem for evolutionary theory.
You may have heard that all the DNA in your body, if stretched out, could reach to the Sun and back more than 70 times.
Purported examples of poor design usually represent opinions resulting from armchair critics’ limited understanding of the technical literature.
Biologists have faced a vexing dilemma since the philosophy of scientific materialism came to dominate Western thought.