I don’t think the study can claim all the things it does based on the evidence they have.
“Nothing in biology makes sense except…” Go ahead; complete that sentence yourself, with a yawn.
Mayr worked tirelessly to establish a synthesis bearing the unmistakable stamp of positivism.
Most of us think of science as the enterprise of seeking truth by formulating hypotheses and testing them against the evidence. This is empirical science.
Evolutionary theory fails to explain what almost all biology students are told it explains: the origin and diversity of life.