Time to trash ‘junk DNA’

Having to read Sean Carroll’s ‘The Making of the Fittest’ as part of an evolution course I'm taking this semester, a concept that struck my attention was 'junk DNA', introduced along with the imagery of genes as archipelagos of information amongst a sea of junk within the genome. Although this contemporary science book has been fascinating thus far, it was … Continue reading Time to trash ‘junk DNA’