Would it, in fact, be enlightening if you were to sit a Darwinist and a Darwin skeptic together for an extended period of time to talk and see what really lies at the bottom of their disagreement?
For those who wish to caricature the theory of intelligent design, Wallace becomes a very inconvenient historical figure.
Although DNA is involved in specifying the amino acid sequences of proteins, other sources of information are needed to specify the three-dimensional structure of the embryo.
An unexpected defender of Johnson emerged. He was University of Chicago paleontologist David Raup.
Like the Darwinian mechanism, the Lamarckian one appears to work — insofar as it does — by knocking things out, not building them up.