Believe it or not, many officially smart people think that (1) we are just computers made of meat, (2) computers will soon become conscious, or (3) both.
When you read Matti Leispola’s account of his adventures with a persecuted enclave of Darwin skeptics, you’ll understand why he has a smile on his face.
The mystique of evolutionism is the idea that natural selection explains everything. In fact, natural selection itself explains nothing.
Here are unauthorized answers to questions posed by Jerry Coyne’s blog.
Leisola describes a humble example — the enzymes in washing powder we use in the laundry, with the ability to degrade proteins.