Intelligent design advocates seek to persuade the public and scientists equally, and in both those respects ID had an excellent weekend.
The humble squid astonishes scientists with its super-powers. Are these marine champions really the products of random mutations and natural selection?
After 2000, some textbooks were corrected, but in many cases the corrections were minor and the books continued to perpetuate the misrepresentations.
Here is the problem with speculative thinking about extraterrestrial life as well as about the origin of life.
Most Darwinists are far savvier in how they seek to persuade the public.