Ha, coming from the American Library Association, the dart aimed at “anti-design theorists” Dawkins, Tyson, Nye is satisfying.
They also answer logical challenges directed at intelligent design theory and highlight crucial problems with thinking that science thrives best on its own.
By enlarging his scope to include the origin of the universe, Meyer reveals why science confirms not merely a generic design in nature but a personal God.
A gigaton, in case you wondered, is a measure of explosive power, “how many billion tons of TNT would be needed to produce the same energy.”
Whatever else might be said of Ruse and his work, like all his books this one is worth having on the shelf.