Many scientists and professors who are outside boutique origin-of- life circles have been led astray by researchers’ claims and the subsequent press.
The quest for truth has never been easy, and has on more than a few occasions been known to make one unpopular.
Perhaps scientists fear that acceptance of this conclusion would open the door to the possibility (or the necessity) of a supernatural origin of life.
Durston says he has yet to find a true conflict between experimental, reproducible scientific observations and his religious faith.
Michael Behe is a biochemist, leading proponent of intelligent design, and a wise guide to understanding the wonders of life with its mysterious “purposeful arrangement of parts.”