I will close by revisiting the question of why people doubt Darwin and reject evolution — something discussed in my first post on this paper.
Imagine the New York Public Library cutting every manual in half daily, or more often, and sending every month entire halves to a library in London.
“There’s little doubt in my mind that Reid if he were alive today would be part of the intelligent design movement.”
To evolve a protein, Douglas Axe draws a comparison to seeking out — blindfolded! — a particular atom secreted away somewhere in the Milky Way.
Either a mind through free will alone may cause scientifically measurable change in the physical world, or we are forced back to embrace blather.