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Intelligent Design

[quote mine] Ken Miller : “physics has rescued religion”

This [quantum uncertainty] is something biologists, almost universally, have not yet come to grips with. And its consequences are enormous. It certainly means that we should wonder more than we currently do about the saying that life is made of “mere” matter…. This means that absolute materialism, a view that control and predictability and ultimate Read More…

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Rosenhouse praises Discovery Institute Fellow John Angus Campbell

Campbell at JMU Can you believe it? I was there that night also. I offer my competing account of the event. Campbell argued that Darwin’s idea can’t be fully understood without understanding the idea Darwin was seeking to replace, namely (using today’s jargon) intelligent design. Thus to learn about Darwin correctly, one must learn about Read More…

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Sternberg’s testimony in South Carolina

Richard Sternberg’s Testimony (courtesy of the Discovery Institute) Perhaps there is no field of the biological sciences undergoing more rapid change than evolutionary research. Almost every day some new finding is reported that overturns— or seriously calls into question—long-standing assumptions and models. From the genome sequencing projects and studies of how genes operate to the Read More…

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ID in the Universities: COMM 4381 University of Memphis

Comm 4381 This special section will address the above goals by examining four controversies connected with Charles Darwin’s Origin of Species Arguments for and against Darwin’s theory Arguments for and against intelligent design (id). Can a Christian (or Jew, or Moslem, or any monotheist) be a Darwinian? Does id have a proper place in the Read More…

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UK Guardian: Most of the next generation of medical and science students could well be creationists

ID is not the same as Creationism, however, it would be naive to say the following article has no bearing on the future of ID. I’m personally disappointed to hear some creationist students mingling religious ideas into their scientific views, but on the whole, this report can’t be happy news for Richard Dawkins. :=) Academics Read More…

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Darwin knocked off pedestal in high school textbook

Broward selects biology text with watered-down passages on evolution A review by the South Florida Sun-Sentinel found that on one edited page, Holt agreed to give Darwin less credit for shaping modern biology….. Previous editions of the textbook said Darwin’s theory “is the essence of biology.” In the Broward edition, students will read instead that Read More…

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Peer-Reviewed Stealth ID Classic : The Anthropic Cosmological Principle (1987)

Frank Tipler co-authored a book with John Barrow entitled The Anthropic Cosmological Principle which was a peer-reviewed book published by Oxford University in 1987. The principle thesis: Intelligent information-processing must come into existence in the Universe, and, once it comes into existence, it will never die out. They derive the thesis from Schrodinger’s equation