The series, as hosted originally by Carl Sagan and now by Neil deGrasse Tyson, has two notable priorities.
If engineers could make something like a seed, it would be absolutely phenomenal. Then, imagine getting the object to last for thousands of years and still work.
There are many solid, trustworthy inferences in modern science, but there are those that are not very trustworthy at all.
A nice thing about being young is that you have no idea how much you do not know.
Alas, Coyne’s review of Darwin Devolves has too little intellectual content to sustain any real engagement.