Is evolution carrying us upward to new heights of human goodness, as some have claimed?
Obviously, this is a subject that bears directly on the Darwin debate. Evolution skeptics were the canary in this particular coal mine.
While the old guard digs in its heels, younger researchers tend to bring an open and “exploratory” attitude to his presentations, says Professor Behe.
According to the self-effacing scholar, he was always “puzzled when someone describes me as courageous.”
Says Meyer, “There are many many many people who have come up to the water’s edge, who have seen the problems with Darwinian evolution, have counted the cost, and recoiled.”