It is all about the costs of getting on the wrong side of the power structure. To say that this “chills” debate about scientific issues is an understatement.
Critics of intelligent design (ID) often lecture ID proponents that they are free to submit their work to any scientific journal.
On his radio show today, Eric Metaxas talked with philospher of science Stephen Meyer about the reissue of an expanded version of the Ur-text of intelligent design.
As a tyranny, China is a Wild West of sorts for unethical science, with the government and its researchers answering to no one.
A familiar talking point holds that a rigid attitude to science along Darwinist lines is indispensable to technological advance, while academic freedom impedes it.