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Old 02-19-2009, 08:43 PM
 
Location: Texas
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From the simple to the complex
The key breakthrough came when he realized that the ribosome is organized by a set of simple structural rules and that it had to be assembled from basic building blocks in a very specific order; otherwise it would have fallen apart. He then showed with mathematical rigor that the construction of the ribosome likely followed an ordered series of steps to form the structure found in the first living cell. To this day, that structure exists almost unchanged in our own cells.
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Old 02-21-2009, 12:14 AM
 
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If they keep tinkering with genetic variation/altering what took eons to unfold and discover will be no more a leap forward for mankind but could turn disastrous to the world, with the exception of gene mutations I say stay with the tried and true saying of if it ain’t broke then don’t try to fix it, modern science moving in a positive way is good for all but getting to far off the beaten path could result in devastation beyond belief.
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