“Follow the evidence wherever it leads.” It’s almost the official rallying cry of intelligent design proponents.
The less anyone cares, the more you can trust this ubiquitous information source.
As Darwin himself said, in a scientific context, “A fair result can be obtained only by fully stating and balancing the facts and arguments on both sides of each question.”
Wilson’s biography sounds like appropriate reading for the holy day of Darwin, which is hardly more than a week away.
We will announce this year’s winner, as always, in time for February 12, Darwin’s birthday, celebrated here as Academic Freedom Day.