Berlinski tempts Peter Robinson to ask him whether he still considers himself an agnostic.
Despite the hype about K2-18b, Discovery Institute astronomer Guillermo Gonzalez concludes, “This is definitely not a habitable planet.”
It’s too bad biologists are not as open about crises in their theories. It’s the sign of a healthy science.
I remember watching the Apollo moon landings on TV from 1969 to 1972 as a child.
The question she leaves unaddressed is why scientists would choose, despite the absence of evidence, despite the fact that the multiverse is “unobservable by assumption,” to believe in a multiverse.