The world — indeed, the universe — is charged with grandeur. Everything speaks of its beauty, power, and purpose — of its exquisite and intelligent design.
Darwin’s racist and pro-eugenics thinking, combined with some implications of his theory that he expressed, laid the groundwork for Hitler’s diabolical outlook.
At first glance the problem might seem far removed from the design detecting rules William Dembski laid out in his Cambridge University Press monograph.
Dembski says he stands by that work and his early contributions to intelligent design theory, but adds that he has learned a lot more in the intervening years.
When the pincer closes around a pattern, intelligent causation is uniquely implicated.