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Moreover, at the molecular genetic level, every single one of more than a trillion cells in the body contains about a thousand times as much precisely-coded digital information as my entire computer.
The complexity of living organisms is matched by the elegant efficiency of their apparent design.
If anyone doesn't agree that this amount of complex design cries out for an explanation, I give up.
No, on second thoughts I don’t give up, because one of my aims in the book is to convey something of the sheer wonder of biological complexity to those whose eyes have not been opened to it.
A lawyer or a politician is paid to exercise his passion and his persuasion on behalf of a client or a cause in which he may not privately believe. I may not always be right, but I care passionately about what is true and I never say anything that I do not believe to be right.
I remember being shocked when visiting a university debating society to debate with creationists.
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Many of these billions of nerve cells have each more than a thousand ‘electric wires’ connecting them to other neurones.She freely admitted that she was simply practising her debating skills, and found it more challenging to advocate a position in which she did not believe.Apparently it is common practice in university debating societies for speakers simply to be on which side they are to speak. I had come a long way to perform the disagreeable task of public speaking, because I believed in the truth of the motion that I had been asked to propose.At dinner after the debate, I was placed next to a young woman who had made a relatively powerful speech in favour of creationism.She clearly couldn't a creationist, so I asked her to tell me honestly why she had done it. makes no warranties, either express or implied, regarding the enclosed software package, its merchantability, or its fitness for any particular purpose. Richard Dawkins's first book, series, won the Sci-Tech Prize for the Best Science Programme of 1987.The exclusion of implied warranties is not permitted by some states. This warranty provides you with specific legal rights. He has also won the 1989 Silver Medal of the Zoological Society of London and the 1990 Royal Society Michael Faraday Award for the furtherance of the public understanding of science. In 1995 he became the first Charles Simonyi Professor of the Public Understanding of Science at Oxford University. In 1970 he became a Lecturer in Zoology at Oxford University and a Fellow of New College.Many of us have no grasp of quantum theory, or Einstein's theories of special and general relativity, but this does not in itself lead us to these theories!Darwinism, unlike ‘Einsteinism’, seems to be regarded as fair game for critics with any degree of ignorance.