Re: [asa] astrology, ID & science

From: Iain Strachan <igd.strachan@gmail.com>
Date: Fri May 04 2007 - 16:14:27 EDT

On 5/4/07, Dave Wallace <wdwllace@sympatico.ca> wrote:
>
> Iain Strachan wrote:
> I could be wrong. At this point ID's predictions require waiting an
> infinite amount of time, as Iain said, and theories that require such
> are not very useful, but that does not mean they are true or untrue.

Yes, but there is a clear distinction between what is true or untrue, and
what is science or not-science. It may be the case that God zapped the
flagellum into place. But we can never prove this - but someday someone
might come up with a plausible explanation of how it evolved.

Iain

To unsubscribe, send a message to majordomo@calvin.edu with
"unsubscribe asa" (no quotes) as the body of the message.
Received on Fri May 4 16:15:26 2007

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.8 : Fri May 04 2007 - 16:15:26 EDT