It is, I believe, a revelation about our scientific culture and particularly about the trust we should place in a “science consensus” that should shake us to our bones.
It is basically the denial of human exceptionalism. That is, it is hatred of man, in practically every way imaginable.
Astrobiologists think they may have found where life came from — cyanide in meteorites!
Science has quite a bit to contribute to our debate about abortion as a matter public policy.
Staddon’s piece is topical, well written, and carefully reasoned. Coyne is of course free to disagree with Staddon’s conclusions.