As an undergraduate at UC San Diego, I attended a seminar taught by Stanley Miller, the famous chemist who put origin-of-life research on the map.
The video draws arrows from one species of fossil horses to the next and says “there is a constant change and we can see it directly through the fossil record.”
If you’re like me, you’re not good with patience — so I can finally deliver some relief.
What do scientists spend more time thinking about — sex, or the theory of intelligent design?
What did I do? Well, I introduced the course by holding a lengthy discussion about the difference between science and philosophy.