The literature is looking at the same data that intelligent design proponents are looking at, making similar observations, and asking similar questions.
Mainstream evolutionary biologists are independently arriving at very similar conclusions to Behe’s central thesis.
Their review pretty much completely misses the mark. Nonetheless, it is a good illustration of how sincere-yet-perplexed professional evolutionary biologists view the data.
It’s been known for some time that bacteria evade antibiotics by mutating the target of the antibiotic, often at a cost to themselves.
In the first chapter, Behe the Darwin skeptic throws a curve ball. The neo-Darwinian mechanism did create the polar bear from the brown bear, he announces.