It’s too bad biologists are not as open about crises in their theories. It’s the sign of a healthy science.
Imagine that you are an astronomer on a world with one moon. It is always night on your world, and the moon is the only body in the sky.
Insofar as Peebles’s work helps to strengthen the evidence for a cosmic beginning, it is actually part of the argument for intelligent design.
Nature is like a stack of books, sessile, until moved.
Science, the dominant way of knowing of our age, now finds itself caught between a rock and (very) hard place.