Computer scientist Winston Ewert applied the concept of “common design” to propose a “dependency graph” model of organismal relationships.
As a colleague points out, Nagel’s departure from the “right-thinking consensus” is on a par with David Gelernter’s 2019 farewell to Darwinism.
Chaitin discusses his beginnings in computer science, growing up in the 1960s a stone’s throw from Central Park, historic scientists in his field, and more.
You have probably watched friends or family members give themselves up to materialism. It’s heartbreaking, and to see it happen can leave us feeling powerless.
Software engineers are trained in design principles, and also have real experience of how complex functional systems appear and change constructively.