Shapiro accepts the idea of evolution, but he also appreciates that intelligent design is ultimately a way of understanding evolution, the mechanism that drives it.
I found their review utterly convincing — although probably not in the way the authors might hope.
This is one key issue on which proponents of ID and of theistic evolution differ.
Even Richard Dawkins can’t quite shake the idea that a sublime world like ours doesn’t come about by chance, but by “intelligent design.”
Here’s a collection of short news items of interest from the animal and human worlds.