Jefferson thought that there was scientific evidence for design in nature. In 1823, he insisted so in a letter to John Adams.
Razib Khan explains why “evolutionary biology is nothing for conservatives to fear,” since “it is one of the crowning achievements of modern Western civilization.”
Yuval Noah Harari quickly gets down to business, unsentimentally shredding Jefferson’s noble phrases.
The standard evolutionary model is incapable of driving major transformations such as a fish evolving into an amphibian.
When science is considered the only route to knowledge, scientific experts are given the right to rule, and science becomes totalitarian.