Evolution’s Latest Wrinkle

13 Nov

A team of Princeton University scientists has discovered that chains of
proteins found in most living organisms act like adaptive machines,
possessing the ability to control their own evolution. "Our new theory extends Darwin's model, demonstrating how organisms can
subtly direct aspects of their own evolution to create order out of
randomness." Scientists include Raj Chakrabarti, Herschel Rabitz, Stacey Springs and George McLendon.
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