Perhaps it is awe-inspiring to evolutionary biologists to try to work a puzzle, trying to find how everything is connected by common ancestry.
A friend recommends this passage from biologist Wayne Rossiter’s book Shadow of Oz for its delightful analogy.
Dawes and Smith say they’re simply describing (as a “matter of fact”) the history of science.
Discovery Institute fellow Paul Nelson interviews Rabbi Moshe Averick.
Avoiding serious discussion of design in nature (and of many other questions) fills a need.