These methods send a powerful symbolic statement that we are essentially nothing more than carbon atoms gathered temporarily in a rational and animated form.
The mechanism represents a unique and stunningly brilliant solution to the problem of raising water to the top of large trees.
Without lignin, there would be no woody plants, no wood, no coal, no charcoal, no fire, no pottery, and certainly no iron or metallurgy.
It’s helpful, as with his Third Way, to begin with a metaphor, in order to get an intuitive feel for the proof.
The Declaration of Independence could hardly be written today, not if it had to pass muster with our dominant woke corporate-media-political culture.