“Darwin’s mechanism,” Behe shows in the new book, “works chiefly by squandering genetic information for short-term gain.”
He is waiting patiently for them to catch up.
This is nothing short of a spectacular vindication of Stephen Meyer’s perspective in Darwin’s Doubt.
In the first chapter, Behe the Darwin skeptic throws a curve ball. The neo-Darwinian mechanism did create the polar bear from the brown bear, he announces.
The standard evolutionary model is incapable of driving major transformations such as a fish evolving into an amphibian.