The theme of the evening was framed by a question: “Will the Machines Take Over? Human Uniqueness in the Age of Smart Machines.”
University of Warwick sociologist Steve Fuller is one of the few researchers in his field who knows much about intelligent design and the controversy it ignites.
He might not welcome my saying so, but his emphasis on thinking critically and examining evidence is spot-on.
Pulling kids away from mindless tweenybopper fare on the Disney Channel is a familiar routine in our home.
On the gathering specifically of scientific knowledge, our paleontologist colleague Günter Bechly nails it.