The ease of ascribing beauty to intelligent design contrasts with the impossibility of explaining its origin by material causes.
A scientific theory that on principle refuses to see the obvious is an achievement of which only humans are capable.
One must separate beauty from mate choice in order to tell if animals recognize beauty.
Whenever a complex system of systems works at all, it seems counterproductive to attempt a “bad design” argument.
Bioethicists never cease to entertain — if some of the dangerous views pushed by this mainstream movement can be considered “entertaining.”