“I greatly respect other people who, sometimes at great risk, have decided that they are going to say these kinds of things in public.”
“But what about bacterial antibiotic resistance!” This is one of the stock attempts to rebut arguments against the creative potential of unguided evolution.
You really cannot understand debates about evolution without appreciating the ego — the male ego in particular, you could argue — that is involved.
As authors Thorvaldsen and Hössjer say, “Biology is inherently more complicated than the large-scale universe and so fine-tuning is even more a feature.”
What if ID scientists went about their work, uncovering evidence of purpose and meaning in biology and cosmology, but…no one ever heard about it?