Understanding through Discussion

Welcome! You are not logged in. [ Login ]
EvC Forum active members: 62 (9027 total)
47 online now:
AZPaul3, jar, PaulK (3 members, 44 visitors)
Newest Member: JustTheFacts
Post Volume: Total: 883,474 Year: 1,120/14,102 Month: 112/411 Week: 8/125 Day: 8/24 Hour: 2/0

Thread  Details

Email This Thread
Newer Topic | Older Topic
Author Topic:   The $5,000,000 ID Research Challenge
Junior Member (Idle past 2210 days)
Posts: 1
Joined: 03-10-2014

Message 226 of 285 (735426)
08-14-2014 11:43 AM
Reply to: Message 1 by Taq
08-30-2012 12:39 PM

The hardware is the software
I would spend the $5M on researching the software in our cells. My "conjecture": The source cited below states that there may be as many as 10,000 types of proteins in a cell -- Scientists estimate that each of your cells contains about 10 billion protein molecules of approximately 10,000 different varieties. SOURCE: National Institute of General Medical Sciences. Inside the Cell Chapter 2 Cells 101: Business Basics by Alison Davis --. Each of these proteins is unique in structure and each have a role to play in the cell. It appears that the structure determines the role. This role is akin to software. I suggest that the protein’s hardware (structure) determines its software (role in the cell) – and that software could not have originated spontaneously, it had to be programmed into the hardware. In effect, the hardware is the software.

This message is a reply to:
 Message 1 by Taq, posted 08-30-2012 12:39 PM Taq has responded

Replies to this message:
 Message 227 by New Cat's Eye, posted 08-14-2014 11:57 AM Jackal32 has not yet responded
 Message 228 by ringo, posted 08-14-2014 11:58 AM Jackal32 has not yet responded
 Message 229 by RAZD, posted 08-15-2014 7:29 AM Jackal32 has not yet responded
 Message 230 by Dr Adequate, posted 08-15-2014 11:03 AM Jackal32 has not yet responded
 Message 231 by mram10, posted 08-16-2014 4:13 PM Jackal32 has not yet responded
 Message 237 by herebedragons, posted 08-16-2014 9:20 PM Jackal32 has not yet responded
 Message 248 by Taq, posted 08-18-2014 12:55 PM Jackal32 has not yet responded

Newer Topic | Older Topic
Jump to:

Copyright 2001-2018 by EvC Forum, All Rights Reserved

™ Version 4.0 Beta
Innovative software from Qwixotic © 2021