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Meyer, Metaxas: Darwinian Theory’s Worsening Cambrian Crisis


On this episode of ID the Future, Stephen Meyer and Eric Metaxas whet your appetite for next month’s Socrates in the City conversation,  in Dallas. Make sure to pre-register before this Friday, December 14, to get the special Early Bird General Admission price. It’s part of the Dallas Conference on Science and Faith, sponsored by Discovery Institute’s Center for Science & Culture, January 18-19.

In the podcast Meyer and Metaxas continue their conversation about Dr. Meyer’s New York Times bestseller Darwin’s Doubt: The Explosive Origin of Animal Life and the Case for Intelligent Design. Tune in as Meyer explains the Cambrian explosion, discussing how it has become an even more acute problem for evolutionary theory than in Darwin’s day. He examines the effects of a materialistic bias on the scientific process.

Download the podcast or listen to it here. For the preceding two segments of the dialogue, see here and here.

Photo: Fossil of a trilobite, Olenoides serratus, an iconic Cambrian animal, by Smith609 at English Wikipedia [GFDL, CC-BY-SA-3.0 or CC BY 2.5].