“The whole world works together in the service of man,” as Francis Bacon wrote. Denton revives this ancient insight with modern rigor.
Like a skilled workman, the cell maintains “An array of tools, each one finely tuned.”
Does life’s origin reflect the activity of a mind, or do blind, purely physical processes alone serve as a fully satisfactory explanation?
The pretense not to know things is at the root of Darwinist/atheist/materialist ideology.
“Follow the science!” we’re told. “Listen to the scientists!” Should we submit to such calls, or insist on thinking for ourselves?