Podcaster Sam Davis told Justin Brierley that what did it for him was reading Yuval Noah Harari’s idea that “humanity is a weaver of stories.”
This brand of scientific ideology requires a “God of the gaps” — Eugene Koonin’s “present model” — to explain away mysteries like the origin of life.
Croft ultimately had the worse of the argument on substance, as I intend to show over several forthcoming posts.
There’s a gaping God-shaped hole in both Krauss and Peterson’s particular ways of spinning all this.
Stephen Meyer opens his new book with a memorable anecdote about debating Krauss live while battling a fierce migraine.