Darwin never had it so bad.
For scientific materialists the materialism comes first; the science comes thereafter. We might more accurately term them “materialists employing science.” And if materialism is true, then some materialistic theory of evolution has to be true simply as a matter of logical deduction, regardless of the evidence. That theory will necessarily be at least roughly like […]
When someone says “the science is settled” one of two things is true: (1) they know better and are lying; or (2) they are deeply ignorant about the philosophy of science. Geraint Lewis, Professor of Astrophysics at the University of Sydney writes: . . . science is like an ongoing courtroom drama, with a continual […]
“Genome doubling has shaped the biological world more than any other process,” comments Doug Soltis.
Neuroscience has consistently failed to support the idea that the mind is an illusion.
Studies like this—where we have extensive information about the actual conditions— may be helpful in shedding light on statistical averages.