Logic and First Principles of right reason Mathematics Science, Mathematics, Philosophy and (Natural) Theology

Comprehensibility of the world

Albert Einstein, who was struck by the astonishing organization of the cosmos, said: “The most incomprehensible thing about the universe is that it is comprehensible” and asked “How can it be that mathematics, being after all a product of human thought which is independent of experience, is so admirably appropriate to the objects of reality?” Read More…

Darwinism

Joe scores

In a previous post of mine Joe replied to a comment of an evolutionist: Evolutionist: “Reproductive success is usually what is meant by fitness. As the biomass of living bacteria currently far exceeds that of all other organisms on Earth, perhaps they should be considered the pinnacle of fitness.” Joe: “Kind of makes you wonder Read More…

Intelligent Design

FOR RECORD, 2: The root error of the a priori evolutionary materialist “skeptic” [Darwinist Faithful . . . ]

A few days ago, Joe passed along a hint from Petrushka concerning claims advanced by Szostak, which — via DNA Jock — were cast in the light of suggesting that design thinkers were not addressing the latest findings of OOL research. Having had a few moments, I have paused and spoken to this, in the Read More…

News

Only Two Weeks Left To Apply For The 2013 CSC Summer Seminar

The deadline for applications for the 2013 CSC summer seminar on intelligent design for postgraduate and upper-division undergraduates (which runs from 12th to 20th July) is quickly approaching. The deadline for applications is Monday, April 15th. What could be better than an all-expenses-paid 9-day trip to Seattle, hanging out with many of the leading lights Read More…

Intelligent Design

FOR RECORD: I object — a “tour of shame” concerning well-poisoning strawman tactics joined to denial of abuse of design theory proponents at TSZ

Sometimes, it is necessary to point out some pretty unpleasant matters. Sometimes, that has to be done to people who have been caught up in denial and enabling power- games and associated rhetoric or propaganda. Short term, that is very unpleasant and may trigger denial in the face of painful reality (no, it is all Read More…