“I think we should really take a step back and allow the community of scholars to engage in this and think about these things.”
It’s hard to resist comparing heavy-weights like Louis — critics of ID who nevertheless engage the issues — to naysayers who specialize in running from a fight.
I’ve just watched it myself, and it matches my expectations based on what I had read.
Such constructive, respectful debate, in multiple media, was extremely encouraging.
The authors of a paper in Current Biology present the problem of the Cambrian explosion — the rapid emergence of new forms of animal life — as it own solution.