A young woman wept at realizing that there was a rational, objective, scientific response to the scientific atheism she had been fed by her professors in college.
Eventually, Dr. Tyson gets to Saint Charles. No, we mean that literally. Tyson calls Darwin “the greatest spiritual teacher of the last 1000 years.”
The series, as hosted originally by Carl Sagan and now by Neil deGrasse Tyson, has two notable priorities.
First, it is definitely NOT against either federal law or Supreme Court precedent to teach about scientific criticisms of Darwin’s theory.
Dyson was careful to take an open-minded approach: not fully endorsing design, yet not rejecting it either.