Also in the mix, the issue of academic pressure to distance oneself from ID, even before those involved understand what the theory actually is.
Intelligent design pioneer Michael Behe continues his conversation with philosophers Pat Flynn and Jim Madden.
From an design perspective, there is no compelling reason to think that CRISPR gene editing will constitute an enhancement tool for building superior humans.
Pat Flynn and Jim Madden press Behe with objections — some philosophic, others scientific — to see how well his position stands up to scrutiny.
Some ideologies (such as Darwinism) wrap themselves in the mantle of science even though they lack — or are inconsistent with — the evidence.