Assuming that the regression does not continue endlessly, only the First Simulator is real. But then, why do any simulators even bother?
Granted that the early scientists were Christians, does it follow that science necessarily supports Christianity or any form of theism?
In the end, Farina’s potshots against intelligent design and Discovery Institute completely miss their targets.
Such accounts invoke the abrupt appearance of key features of advanced eyes including the lens, cornea, and iris.
Some atheists, like Neil deGrasse Tyson, have miscast Newton as a mechanist and a materialist, in their own image.