What atheists and materialists can’t explain is why this fitness is so special, so unforgivingly precise and intricate, at every stage on the journey to us.
What if ID scientists went about their work, uncovering evidence of purpose and meaning in biology and cosmology, but…no one ever heard about it?
Far from being “Gee whiz, that’s complicated; it must be designed!” the theory of ID relies on well-defined concepts.
Daniel Reeves explains what ID really is — it’s not unlike detective work — and the central question ID seeks to answer.
The story includes the neo-Darwinian modern synthesis and the extended evolutionary synthesis, culminating in a 2016 meeting of the Royal Society.