“The highest type of all, the Caucasians, [are] represented by the civilized white inhabitants of Europe and America.”
Intelligent design isn’t an argument for religion but it, or something like it, would have to be true if any traditional faith is to be taken as true. Yet the New Atheists do not seriously contest the evidence that ID offers.
As an alternative to playing “force the data into a Darwinian mold,” readers may wish to take part in a butterfly survey — just for the pleasure and value of getting outdoors and witnessing these delicate champions of biological design up close.
That is what makes it so different from other phenomena in our universe, and why it demands a very different sort of explanation.
What’s the evidence that primates, rodents, and lizards crossed oceans on rafts?