Today in Seattle people were panicking about a big oncoming snowstorm, promised for tomorrow afternoon.
In a few days I will offer a detailed rebuttal. But here is the overwhelmingly important point to notice right up front.
Kevin Williamson imagines that scientists are free to “slug it out” in journals and other academic settings, so that the truth reliably emerges.
René Descartes conceived of living things as complex machines, a concept now known as the “machine metaphor.”
The implication of design, while no doubt unintended, is so powerful it almost doesn’t need to be spelled out.