Isaac Newton went much farther than modern intelligent design theory. He argued that the astronomical evidence points inexorably to the God of theistic belief.
The materialist bias of the producers, editors, and writers of Cosmos is so complete that they couldn’t be bothered even to check Wikipedia.
If naturalism is true, then we ought not to trust our capacity for reason, and so, ought not to trust arguments in favor of naturalism.
Faye Flam has failed even to refute the straw man she has constructed.
I belabor the semantic point concerning “Darwinism” because the Darwinian enterprise includes a methodological exclusion of design and notoriously equivocates on words such as “evolution,” “random,” and even “design.”