The most promising candidate for a “natural engine” is proton flows across thermal vents that theoretically could generate high-energy molecules.
As Yale’s David Gelernter has said of Darwinism, to challenge it is to “take your life in your hands.”
The piece is highly technical and mathematical, but the basic argument can be quickly summarized with only a marginal loss of technical accuracy.
Mr. Brown appears to have waded a little distance into the design debate. Will he go further?
The driving tendencies in nature on the early Earth would have been analogous to seismic tremors rearranging the books in the library.