A corespondent draws our attention to a comment from atheist and “poetic naturalist” Sean Carroll, in his recent book.
Materialist philosopher Joseph Carter denies the existence of teleology in nature, but he is mistaken.
The Many Worlds Interpretation is sort of an extension of the Darwinian creation myth, applied to cosmology.
Science writer Dennis Overbye calls the inflation controversy a crisis in cosmology. But maybe it is more of a crossroads.
Carroll, a cosmologist and physicist specializing in general relativity and cosmology at Caltech, is highly regarded by the New Atheist community.