Shapiro accepts the idea of evolution, but he also appreciates that intelligent design is ultimately a way of understanding evolution, the mechanism that drives it.
The ease of ascribing beauty to intelligent design contrasts with the impossibility of explaining its origin by material causes.
ID proponents have long predicted that functions would be uncovered for such non-coding DNA.
We take them for granted, but our ability to interact with the world through vision is beyond remarkable.
“Nothing in biology makes sense except…” Go ahead; complete that sentence yourself, with a yawn.