“I’ve done the research. I have the facts.” Thus said two people to me on successive days over the weekend, in almost identical words.
It is encouraging to me that someone else came to the same basic conclusion as I did following my observation of a total solar eclipse in India in 1995.
Do the authors of the study think this is intelligently designed? They almost say so.
The piece is highly technical and mathematical, but the basic argument can be quickly summarized with only a marginal loss of technical accuracy.
A helpful formulation comes from podcaster Scott Adams, of “Dilbert” fame, who comments entertainingly on the political scene.