How an atheist philosopher of science mentored an intelligent design theorist.
Evolution is an implication — that is, an empirical consequence — of design.
A theory that “tolerates exceptions” is doing no work at all, simply wandering along behind the data like a puppy on a leash.
One of my favorite poems (actually, a famous extract from the longer work Jubilate Agno) is Christopher Smart’s “To My Cat Jeoffrey.”
Here is a thought-provoking hypothesis in this week’s Science. I wonder how (or if) it could be tested.