Scientists in Western cultures have been trained to see the world through a materialist metanarrative where the only acting players are matter and energy.
The human eye is for seeing, whether or not it has any effect on genetics. However, this common-sense view has a problem.
It’s pretty remarkable to see these ideas connected so explicitly.
Hefner was a modern-day exponent of evolutionary relativism, which he restyled as the “Playboy philosophy.”
Paul Nelson reviews the recent book by physicist Sean Carroll, in Dr. Nelson’s characteristically charming and insightful way.