Evolution Proves Our Genome Is Junky . . . Which Proves Evolution . . .

The ENCODE project presented strong, experimentally derived evidence that the vast majority of our genome has important biochemical functions, but the specific functions of most of our six billion nucleotides have yet to be determined. Perhaps a hundred years from now molecular biologists will have these puzzles largely solved. But our present ignorance leaves enough ambiguity for some evolutionary biologists to hide out in the hope that the...

 

is a senior editor of Salvo and is co-founder of the Intelligent Design & Evolution Awareness (IDEA) Center and Program Officer in Public Policy and Legal Affairs at the Discovery Institute.

This article originally appeared in Salvo, Issue #33, Summer 2015 Copyright © 2019 Salvo | www.salvomag.com https://salvomag.com/article/salvo33/the-encode-embroilment-part-iii