Dr. Berlinski questions evolutionary understandings of language and expresses doubt as to what reproductive benefit could have accrued to “the first guy to master the Greek subjunctive.”
Or ask the next theistic Darwin-appeaser who soothes us with the assurance that there is nothing terribly corrosive about the evolutionary perspective.
Only by sheer coincidence would blind factors produce such remarkable things, and coincidence is never that lucky.
What brought us all together? Professor S. Joshua Swamidass of Washington University has two projects going.
Hans Vodder is a friend with whom I’ve been enjoying an unfolding discussion for well over a year.