When someone tells you to believe something simply because it’s “the scientific consensus,” reserve judgment. Consensus, says Egnor, is “a political concept, not a scientific one.”
Think of it: Wealthy parents are bribing their kids’ way into universities where the ultimate mystery of existence doesn’t even get a hearing.
It’s surprising to reflect that no scientist up till now had fully shared his own experience in rethinking Darwinism.
Here is a sneak preview: Very shortly we will be opening up nominations for Censor of the Year.
Sometimes scientists do not, in fact, follow the evidence. The consensus, then, could be wrong.