The dispute started when a review in Science proposed the 2012 article by Näsvall et al. as evidence against Mike Behe’s book Darwin Devolves.
Heretic is the autobiographical story, co-written by Jonathan Witt, of distinguished Finnish bioengineer Matti Leisola.
The father had sent his son a copy of our book, urging him to read it so the two could discuss the evidence and arguments there.
Jonathan Witt, co-author of the recent book Heretic: One Scientist’s Journey from Darwin to Design, was skeptical when he heard that one.
“Well, we can’t touch the third rail, so the question becomes, How can we safely get past it?”