Behind all the myths skewered in Dr. Keas’s book lies the idea of religion cast falsely as a retarding force on science.
We take them for granted, but our ability to interact with the world through vision is beyond remarkable.
“Oh, Michael Behe happens to be a Catholic, therefore we don’t have listen to him on the science.” Well that’s poppycock.
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?
Reproduction is the most fundamental characteristic of life. We see it happen everywhere, so we may feel there is nothing “unnatural” about it.