Edward J. Larson is a historian of law, science and medicine at the University of Georgia. His book, "Summer for the Gods: The Scopes Trial and America's Continuing Debate Over Science and Religion," won the Pulitzer Prize in history in 1998.
I could never hope to win a Pulitzer Prize. Dr. Johnson is a much brighter man than I, but can be added to the list of people who make foolish mistakes when it come to the debate.
He insists that intelligent design is not science, because it does not seek testable, repeatable â€” and therefore exploitable â€” explanations. Can the biological history on planet earth be repeatable, in experiment after experiment? My point is, Darwinism is a result of the scientific philosophy of methodological naturalism (MN). It's a narrow approach, intending to find the right kind of "truth", which may miss the true truth about origins of the cosmos and life.
Dr. Edwards is a brilliant man, with blinders on.
For his essay, in the LA Times, click HERE.
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Evolution has become a favorite topic of the news media recently, but for some reason, they never seem to get the story straight. The staff at Discovery Institute's Center for Science and Culture started this Blog to set the record straight and make sure you knew "the rest of the story".
A blogger from New England offers his intelligent reasoning.
We are a group of individuals, coming from diverse backgrounds and not speaking for any organization, who have found common ground around teleological concepts, including intelligent design. We think these concepts have real potential to generate insights about our reality that are being drowned out by political advocacy from both sides. We hope this blog will provide a small voice that helps rectify this situation.
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