According to evolutionary biologist Thomas Cavalier-Smith, the idea that DNA contains all the information needed to make an organism “is simply false.”
The classical pantheon, lacking moral credibility, had become a source of embarrassment to thoughtful Greeks.
The article is like a thermometer measuring a fever among evolutionists.
Dyson was careful to take an open-minded approach: not fully endorsing design, yet not rejecting it either.
Complexity (such as we see in a pile of autumn leaves) can arise spontaneously from unguided natural processes, but complex specified information cannot.