Our task now is to resynthesize biology; put the organism back into its environment; connect it again to its evolutionary past; and let us feel that complex flow that is organism, evolution, and environment united. The time has come for biology to enter the nonlinear world.
— Carl R. Woese --
A new biology for a new century. 2004 Microbiology and Molecular Biology Review
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