Provine was one of those rare people with a strong viewpoint who is still willing to imagine that there is an opposing view that is worth hearing.
Students who learn the difficult but important skills of examining data are more likely to engage in learning that sets them up for future STEM success.
One scenario involves a first human pair created from scratch — Adam and Eve, as many traditional religious believers would have it.
Those of us in the community that seeks to advance the theory of intelligent design live in his presence every day. And we will continue to do so even following his death.
Is the “singularity” coming, as Kurzweil argues there and elsewhere, when machines equal and then quickly surpass human intelligence?