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Listen: Why Does Darwinism Hang On?

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On an episode of ID The Future, philosopher and author David Berlinski joins geneticist and researcher Michael Denton for continued discussion on the debate over Darwinian evolution. Evolution News editor David Klinghoffer asks: Why has the theory persisted? What weaknesses threaten its existence in the 21st century?

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Listen in as Berlinski and Denton explain why the Darwinian mechanism is being widely questioned as a viable theory of the origin and development of life. As Berlinski puts it: “Applying Darwinian principles to problems of this level of complexity is like putting a Band-Aid on a wound caused by an atomic weapon. It’s just not going to work.”

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Photo: Charles Darwin, by Julia Margaret Cameron [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons.