The extraordinary ensembles of natural environmental fitness described in my book are thoroughly documented scientific facts.
The continued spookiness of the fine-tuning of the interactions in the universe is a constant threat to materialism.
Denis Diderot mooted the possibility of a creature evolving through habitual functioning into another form of life altogether.
It alludes to an adage with roots in ancient Greece, “Let the cobbler not judge above the sandal.” That is, mind your own business.
The controversy about Darwinian evolution is often framed as a matter of credentials. We must listen to the “experts”! Please precious experts, tell us what to think!