Increasingly, the direction of research points away from a materialist view in which information is seen as a byproduct of matter.
Some scientists respond, “Well, there must be an enormous number of universes and each one is a little different. This one just happened to turn out right.”
It’s not clear. Metaphysical naturalism insists that there is no design in nature and that nature is all there is.
The idea that continents drift is now taken for granted, but it wasn’t always.
Science is on the move. It is slowly morphing from observing nature to embodying naturalism.