Staddon’s piece is topical, well written, and carefully reasoned. Coyne is of course free to disagree with Staddon’s conclusions.
Unlike chemistry or physics, evolutionary biology is politically weaponized science.
Our colleague Dr. Meyer writing at National Review Online offers a highly noteworthy proposal.
Of the various questions raised in the theist/atheist debate, here’s one that has, I believe, occasioned more witless commentary than any other.
The other day I commented that in the face of tragedy, Darwinism and its Janus face, scientific materialism, rob us of the ability to say anything truly meaningful.