To shut the door on debate, as the Science Marchers would like to do, means shutting the door on science.
Marches are usually held to defend something that’s in peril. Does anyone really think big science is in danger?
Science has protected its public trust through peer review, publication, and replication. The digital age is changing that.
At the website Credo, our colleague Richard Weikart is writing a clear-eyed series of articles about what happens to ethics when it’s subjected to evolutionary thinking.