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.”
My last hospice patient, Bob, told me that after some months of just wanting to be dead, that he had “come out of the fog.”
ʻOumuamua is a fascinating object, and certainly deserves further investigation. How could we discern design from non-design?
Hammering home the lesson about “our own evolutionary history” was exactly the purpose behind displaying and humiliating an African man with monkeys.
A much better approach would be no religion in biology class, and more science.