The quote for which Lewontin has become best known appeared in his 1997 review of a book by Carl Sagan.
The fact that nature is not predetermined in detail has been shown quite convincingly by the experimental confirmation of Bell’s theorem in quantum mechanics.
The theory of evolution by natural selection was unveiled to a poorly attended and generally inattentive audience at a Linnean Society meeting.
Imagine a chain hanging from the sky supporting a weight suspended in the air. Each link in the chain is a cause for the continued suspension of the links.
Atheist evolutionary biologist Jerry Coyne is a fountain of nonsensical arguments against the existence of God.