The stability of atoms, stars, and people depends on finely tuned physical laws and constants in the local universe. But are they fixed throughout space and time?
Here is the problem with speculative thinking about extraterrestrial life as well as about the origin of life.
Despite the hype about K2-18b, Discovery Institute astronomer Guillermo Gonzalez concludes, “This is definitely not a habitable planet.”
What happens down here depends a lot on what’s going on up there.
Neither the Earth nor the human race is allowably described as unusual, because that could suggest (shudder) intelligent design.