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The Darwin Code by Greg Bear

“The Darwin Code: Intelligent Design without God” by Greg Bear, who wrote on April 14, 2015: “Happy to have this version of the talk posted. It’s a variation on the talk I gave at the American Philosophical Society in 2004, and a few times after that.  This one was delivered in Seattle at the Primate The Darwin Code by Greg Bear

RNA-mediated species diversification from microbes to primates

Mycobacteriophage-drived diversification of Mycobacterium abscessus Biology Direct (15 September 2014) OPEN ACCESS Excerpt (with my emphasis): “Widespread occurrence of phage sequences in almost all studied M. abscessus complex isolates suggests that the rate of prophage invasion is faster than the rate of mutation, implying rapid evolution of M. abscessus.” My comment: The faster rate of RNA-mediated species diversification from microbes to primates