“I’ve done the research. I have the facts.” Thus said two people to me on successive days over the weekend, in almost identical words.
Henry Fairfield Osborn was also a scientific racist who championed eugenics, the horrific crusade to breed a superior human race based on Darwinian biology.
Earlier this year an ID-friendly scientist contacted me to ask my opinion of the book. He mentioned a former Christian who had lost his faith after reading it.
Mainstream scientists have been speculating about other-than-earthly intelligence for decades.
Joshua Swamidass is a computational biologist at Washington University in Saint Louis who says ID may or may not be true in some part of what it affirms.