PZ Meyers calls XVIVO on bad ethical judgment after accepting a commission on Deepak Chopra. Click xvivo’s fallopian tube above to check it out.
Lots of relevance here, and a burning example of the authority of quality imagery in solidifying a claim – in this case a questionable one. Also of interest is the critique on the animation:
their animations of cellular and molecular processes are spectacular and beautiful, they are also annoyingly purposeful: they show tubulin making a beeline across microns of distance to assemble a microtubule, for instance, while kinesins stride determinedly down the cytoskeleton. There isn’t the slightest hint of the stochastic nature of the biochemistry, and they are seriously misleading in that sense