Harari’s conjecture — “There are no gods” — forms the very basis for everything he says in the rest of the book.
Henry Fairfield Osborn was also a scientific racist who championed eugenics, the horrific crusade to breed a superior human race based on Darwinian biology.
Loeb’s argument represents the most salient example of risky intelligent design reasoning in mainstream science.
There is nothing in the word “gift” that entails its having been given identically to all persons at all times. That’s not hard, actually.
My title is adapted from a 2012 article by two philosophers, Alberto Giubilini and Francesca Minerva.