Insofar as Peebles’s work helps to strengthen the evidence for a cosmic beginning, it is actually part of the argument for intelligent design.
Explaining this sort of phenomenon by slight, successive modification, as Darwin envisaged, seems problematic.
Over 1,000 doctoral scientists from around the world have signed a statement publicly expressing their skepticism about the contemporary theory of Darwinian evolution.
In “real time” they show the function of an enhancer in switching a gene from off to on.
A central progressive theme was historicism, crediting history almost exclusively with the development of culture.