Professor Travis has made it her mission to help parents — especially mothers — navigate tough questions about origins and beliefs.
Professor Flannery discusses the Greek philosopher Anaxagoras (ca. 500-428 B.C.), who was one of the first to articulate an argument for design in nature.
Egnor: “If we are living in a computer simulation, we couldn’t think to ask the question.”
One might call the 20th century a “philosopher of the gaps” period, with scientists basking in the headlines and philosophy finding less and less to do.
The greatest engine of atheism in modern times — Darwin’s theory — is nothing more than a bastardization of the strongest philosophical argument for God’s existence.