London-based wood carving conservator Ben Bacon has, with academic colleagues, shaken up Ice Age paleontology.
Xavier, of University College London, is a young origin-of-life researcher who has steadily pursued questions of central importance.
Michael Behe described how he attended a conference to hear Nobel laureate John Walker, the world’s expert on ATP synthase, explain how it might have evolved.
In 2010, University College London biochemist Nick Lane stated the primordial soup theory “doesn’t hold water” and is “past its expiration date.”
With cryo-electron microscopy, scientists have zoomed in on a molecular machine that is very different from the Type III Secretion System.