I’ve never heard such a concise account of the principal methodological difficulties of inferring an unconstrained intelligence as a TESTABLE cause.
The multiverse theory has been embraced as a defense against what Stephen Meyer calls the God Hypothesis.
“You might have to travel a half a billion light years from the Milky Way, past many, many galaxies, to find another cosmological wall with a galaxy like ours.”
Compton joins fellow Nobel Prize-winning physicists Charles Townes (UC Berkeley) and Brian Josephson (Cambridge University) who have likewise come out for ID.
Many scientists, receiving vast support from taxpayers, are content with busying themselves in sifting dry technical details.