Dr. Berlinski questions evolutionary understandings of language and expresses doubt as to what reproductive benefit could have accrued to “the first guy to master the Greek subjunctive.”
I also have a scheme that I believe can defeat the generalized second law. My scheme is called “intelligence.”
Yuval Noah Harari quickly gets down to business, unsentimentally shredding Jefferson’s noble phrases.
The hypothesis of design in nature is a great idea, none greater, that has fueled the best in culture for millennia.
Granted, scientism can aid and abet evil. Its tendency to do so is predictable. In its blindness it harms and humiliates.