The ENCODE Embroilment, Part II

Denying Data Won't Change the Emerging Facts of Biology

In Salvo 31 we saw that the ENCODE project found that 80 percent of the human genome is biochemically functional—with 100 percent functionality in sight—overturning the concept of junk DNA. Fearing the demise of a cherished argument, evolutionists immediately retaliated in their customary style—by becoming emotional and attacking the messengers. Even top science journals like Science and Nature recognized the "anger," "rudeness," "intemperate...


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 #32, Spring 2015 Copyright © 2020 Salvo |


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