ID the Future Intelligent Design, Evolution, and Science Podcast

Darwin’s Doubt Author Stephen Meyer Responds to Charles Marshall

Stephen C. Meyer
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On this episode of ID the Future, Stephen Meyer continues to discuss Darwin’s Doubt with Tom Woodward on The Universe Next Door. Meyer addresses paleontologist Charles Marshall’s critical review of Darwin’s Doubt, and why natural selection acting on random mutations can’t account for a huge infusion of new information in the Cambrian explosion.

Stephen C. Meyer

Director, Center for Science and Culture
Dr. Stephen C. Meyer received his Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge in the philosophy of science. A former geophysicist and college professor, he now directs the Center for Science and Culture at the Discovery Institute in Seattle. He is author of the New York Times-bestseller Darwin’s Doubt (2013) as well as the book Signature in the Cell (2009) and The Return of the God Hypothesis (2021). In 2004, Meyer ignited a firestorm of media and scientific controversy when a biology journal at the Smithsonian Institution published his peer-reviewed scientific article advancing intelligent design. Meyer has been featured on national television and radio programs, including The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer, CBS's Sunday Morning, NBC's Nightly News, ABC's World News, Good Morning America, Nightline, FOX News Live, and the Tavis Smiley show on PBS. He has also been featured in two New York Times front-page stories and has garnered attention in other top-national media.