The movie opens with Lewis as an outspoken scientific atheist, whose view of science reinforces his bleak materialistic view of the universe.
Darwin anticipated “innumerable transitions” in the fossil record, but such a rainbow of transitional forms has never been found.
When I was younger, my family lived next-door to a retired dentist named Max. Before entering dentistry, Max studied biology at UC Berkeley.
Darwin, Marx, and Freud are largely responsible for elaborating the outlook that sought to replace the Western theistic view.
Our ability to adapt to fantastically diverse circumstances did not result from the happenstance of environmental conditions.