[Taxacom] teleology example

John Grehan calabar.john at gmail.com
Wed Mar 6 20:12:35 CST 2013

At various times I have raised, in this and other lists, the continued
presence of intelligent design theology in science in the form of explicit
teleology. Often the response is "that is not what they really intended".
Here's a nice explicit example: "it’s hard to see how these hair-like
processes would evolve if they didn’t serve a purpose." This from David
Winter, "a PhD student in evolutionary genetics who very occasionally
thinks he has something that the internet simply needs to know…" See

John Grehan

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