Students are adept at spotting the incongruities, double standards, and tendentious arguments that often accompany methodological naturalism.
“Methodological naturalism is a very depressing thing to be told is the truth,” says an 18-year-old correspondent. “Your work may have saved my life.”
Does philosopher of biology Paul Nelson reject “mainstream science”? Of course he does not.
“The category ‘mainstream science’ sounds plausibly neutral, capturing the sort of objective knowledge to which any well-educated adult should assent.”
Purely physical explanations have difficulty in explaining the language-like features of communication between the coronavirus and a cell.