Many remember David Hume as a pioneering freethinker who saw through the superstition and sectarian dogmatism of religion.
“Nothing in biology makes sense except…” Go ahead; complete that sentence yourself, with a yawn.
An image offered by Einstein, of the sublimely mysterious library, is sensitive and beautiful.
I asked David Berlinski and Michael Denton what they thought was the nub of intellectual difference between a thoughtful Darwkin skeptic and a thoughtful Darwin loyalist.
A reader asks, “I was just wondering why some fellows at Discovery believe in ID but still hold to common descent.“