An analogy I like to use is NASA finding a crashed spaceship in a cave located in Area 51.
Dr. Meyer isn’t merely tearing down a competing, nihilistic picture of reality, but instead revealing the positive, meaningful one toward which science increasingly directs our attention.
Evolutionary psychologists are prone to make up just-so stories which are then passed off as being entirely veridical.
This is not a question of scale — even if the “chemist’s flask” were the entire Earth.
“The selection of one such possibility out of the combinatorically large number of possibilities is a process that requires information.”