According to Halsmer, engineering involves “the creative use of resources and ingenuity to accomplish a purpose or solve a problem.” It does so by creating “affordances.”
He concludes that “evolutionary ‘just so’ stories” are examples of “wishful thinking starved of molecular details.”
Lightning seems purely destructive, but it, like water, is essential for life.
Instead of relying on their textbooks, students are learning about evolution by watching bacteria grow and change.
Dr. Cornelius Hunter has more to say about 22 basic predictions of evolutionary theory.