To say that a writer “opened your eyes,” and to something as profound as the design of life, is a fantastic tribute.
The Lehigh University biochemist addresses misconceptions about irreducible complexity, and responds to the claim that “molecular machines” is a misnomer.
The idea of the book is not merely to dunk on the critics. Michael Behe, to be frank, doesn’t find of any their criticisms very meaningful.
Says Michael Denton, “The book represents a devastatingly brilliant unanswerable response to his Darwinian critics and to the whole Darwinian worldview.”
One of the weirdly persistent themes in attacks on him by other biologists is that he “waves away” opposing interpretations.