Using Protistan Examples to Dispel the Myths of Intelligent Design

  title={Using Protistan Examples to Dispel the Myths of Intelligent Design},
  author={M. A. Farmer and A. Habura},
  journal={Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology},
ABSTRACT. In recent years the teaching of the religiously based philosophy of intelligent design (ID) has been proposed as an alternative to modern evolutionary theory. Advocates of ID are largely motivated by their opposition to naturalistic explanations of biological diversity, in accordance with their goal of challenging the philosophy of scientific materialism. Intelligent design has been embraced by a wide variety of creationists who promote highly questionable claims that purport to show… Expand
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