A biologist at Case Western Reserve demonstrates why peer-review really is the gold standard of scholarly credibility.
Yet, having conceded, Shermer goes on to move the goalpost.
If you follow science news, that could be the headline on a story from the research world at least once a month.
Shermer’s term “Intelligent Design creationism” signals his own misjudgment in the matter, namely, that ID is creationism.
The authors of a recent paper discuss their results in terms of the origin of multicellularity on earth.