Intelligent Design is Not Science - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Matthew
    • 19.09.05 | 19:15 (IDT)

    Why does intelligent design theory primarily appeal to those who demonstate the least evidence of being intelligently designed? Intelligent design posits a philosophical question, not a scientific one. As a practicing Roman Catholic, I believe in the transubstantiation, but I cannot claim any scientific basis for my belief. What is most disturbing about this push to each ID as science is its intellectual corruption: What we can't explain must have a supernatural explanation. God becomes the "gap filler" of our knowledge. Heaven help us if that becomes the basis for future scientific enquiry.

    from the article: The absurdity of intelligent design
    First published 00:00 19.09.05 | Last updated 00:00 19.09.05
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