Acquiring Genomes: A Theory Of The Origin Of Species

“Science was not a question of your political opinion or your orientation. It seemed to me that science was a way of finding out about the world from evidence, and I hadn’t seen that in my life. I had only seen people saying “you do that because he said so.” “You do that because he knows more than you.”’

– Lynn Margulis, author of ACQUIRING GENOMES: A THEORY OF THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES