It’s too bad biologists are not as open about crises in their theories. It’s the sign of a healthy science.
And a bad year for a 19th-century creation myth. It’s understandable that Darwinists are a bit dejected.
Insofar as Peebles’s work helps to strengthen the evidence for a cosmic beginning, it is actually part of the argument for intelligent design.
Science, the dominant way of knowing of our age, now finds itself caught between a rock and (very) hard place.
“Let’s listen to the data,” says Eberlin. “Let’s surrender to the evidence” — which points to intelligent design.