Materialists argue that dualism of mind and brain is not possible because of causal closure — by which they mean that all physical effects have physical causes.
There were a couple of striking things about the debate, where Meyer was overcome early on by a migraine brought on by the bright lights.
Pat Flynn and Stephen Meyer also discuss the beginning of the universe, the multiverse, and specific scientific predictions that ID thinking has motivated.
Pat Flynn and Stephen Meyer also discuss the beginning of the universe and the fine-tuning of the cosmos for life.
The reason this evidence of “fine-tuning for discovery” is so satisfying to me is not just because it defeats the anthropic principle.