Steinhardt is one of the most interesting and influential figures in cosmology. He was one of the original architects of inflationary cosmology.
Philosopher J. P. Moreland is a Fellow with the Center for Science & Culture. He offers some thoughts.
Is not the fact that we are having these discussions the best available evidence that we are not “just overgrown apes or undergrown apes”?
My friend and colleague Bill Dembski, a leading advocate of intelligent design of the universe and life forms, has done a superb short interview.
He compares design in evolution to human creativity, and concedes that his ideas about ID may not be consistent with traditional theism.