Signature in the Cell
One hundred fifty years ago, Charles Darwin revolutionized biology, but did he refute intelligent design (ID)? In Signature in the Cell, Stephen Meyer argues that he did not.
Much confusion surrounds the theory of intelligent design. Frequently misrepresented by the media, politicians, and local school boards, intelligent design can be defended on purely scientific grounds in accordance with the same rigorous methods that apply to every proposed origin-of-life theory.
Signature in the Cell is the first book to make a comprehensive case for intelligent design based upon DNA. Meyer embarks on an odyssey of discovery as he investigates current evolutionary theories and the evidence that ultimately led him to affirm intelligent design. Clearly defining what ID is and is not, Meyer shows that the argument for intelligent design is not based on ignorance or "giving up on science," but instead upon our growing scientific knowledge of the information stored in the cell.
A leading proponent of intelligent design in the scientific community, Meyer presents a compelling case that will generate heated debate, command attention, and find new adherents from leading scientists around the world.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - blog_gal - LibraryThing
This is a very informative book that I really enjoyed. The only downfall is that if you are familiar with scientific concepts and the history surrounding them, the book may be a bit boring in certain sections. Read full review
Review: Signature in the Cell: DNA and the Evidence for Intelligent Design (Signature in the Cell #1)User Review - Michael Johnson - Goodreads
He never touched religion in this, which was a wise move. I have always had a nagging disbelief of evolution and this book with a few others just sealed the deal. Pure science, not big corporate ... Read full review
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Sauce for the Goose
Why It Matters
A Living Science
Some Predictions of Intelligent Design
Chance Elimination and Pattern Recognition
Ends and Odds
Beyond the Reach of Chance
SelfOrganization and Biochemical Predestination
Thinking Outside the Bonds
Chance and Necessity or the Cat in the Hat Comes Back
The RNA World
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