Life’s Preference for Symmetry Is Like ‘A New Law of Nature’ – The New York Times

April 14, 2022

Interesting paper. Nevertheless, natural designs are still less symmetric than engineered ones. (I think!) Any thoughts on why?

https://www.pnas.org/doi/10.1073/pnas.2113883119

Symmetry and simplicity spontaneously emerge from the algorithmic nature of evolution

https://www.nytimes.com/2022/03/24/science/symmetry-biology-evolution.html