Shermer tries to rewrite history by insisting that science is built on atheistic assumptions.
When science is considered the only route to knowledge, scientific experts are given the right to rule, and science becomes totalitarian.
Kudos to interviewer Peter Slen who is utterly unreadable as to his own attitudes on any on this.
On Independence Day, it’s appropriate to review the sources of our rights as citizens.
Believe it or not, many officially smart people think that (1) we are just computers made of meat, (2) computers will soon become conscious, or (3) both.