ID the Future Podcasting on Intelligent Design and Evolution

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The Mystery of Life’s Origin: An Interview with Dr. Charles Thaxton, Part One

This episode of ID the Future features part one of an interview by Casey Luskin with CSC Fellow Charles Thaxton, co-author of The Mystery of Life’s Origin (1984), a foundational work for the intelligent design movement.

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Non-Religious Skeptics of Darwinian Evolution

On this episode of ID the Future, hear Casey Luskin’s interview with Issues, Etc., in which he responds to false claims that intelligent design theory is based on religious belief. Casey discusses how many Darwin doubters have found the scientific evidence for Darwinian evolution to be greatly lacking, despite claims of a “scientific consensus” on evolution.

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Felipe Aizpún Discusses His New Book “Charles Darwin Frente Al Diseño Inteligente”

In this episode of ID the Future, Casey Luskin interviews author Felipe Aizpún as they discuss the new volume Charles Darwin Frente Al Diseño Inteligente, a book with contributions in Spanish from various authors critical of Darwinian evolution. Aizpún is a member of the Organización Internacional para el Avance Científico del Diseño Inteligente (OIACDI) and a contributor to the pro-ID Spanish blog, ¿Darwin o DI?.

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A Beautifully Engineered Universe: Peer-Reviewed Paper Argues for Intelligent Design, pt. 1

On this episode of ID the Future, Dr. Dominic Halsmer, Dean of the College of Science and Engineering at Oral Roberts University, discusses his recent peer-reviewed paper, “The Coherence Of An Engineered World,” published in the International Journal of Design & Nature and Ecodynamics. Listen in as Dr. Halsmer explains to Casey Luskin why the universe is bio-friendly and the signs of engineering he sees in nature.

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Programming of Life: Dr. Donald Johnson

On this episode of ID the Future, Casey Luskin interviews Dr. Donald E. Johnson about his book, Programming of Life, which compares the workings of biology to a computer. Listen in as Dr. Johnson explains what inspired his latest book as an information scientist addressing the origin of life.

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More of Nature’s Dusty Evolutionary Gems

On this episode of ID The Future, Casey Luskin critiques some of the macroevolutionary “gems” from Nature’s Evolution-Evangelism packet, including whale evolution, feathered dinosaurs, and Tiktaalik. Listen in as he explains why predictions about Tiktaalik from leading evolutionary scientists such as Jerry Coyne and the National Academy of Sciences were overturned by the discovery of 397 million year old tetrapod tracks in early 2010.

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Does Nothing in Biology Make Sense Except in the Light of Evolution?

On this episode of ID the Future, Casey Luskin examines the lament of some Darwinists that new PhDs aren’t being taught enough about evolution. How can “a generation of biologists without an adequate background in evolution” work as scientists? Tune in to find out the answer is so obvious that few committed evolutionists will accept it.

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Bioethicist Wesley J. Smith Dissects the “Anti-Science” Label

On this episode of ID the Future, Casey Luskin talks with bioethicist Wesley J. Smith about a recent article he wrote at First Things. In this article, Smith responds to an accusation that he is “anti-science” for suggesting that science should have ethical boundaries. Listen in as Luskin and Smith discuss how the “anti-science” label, along with similar terms, is often used to try and suppress dialogue and protect scientific orthodoxy.

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Evolution Rarely the Basis of Research: Nature’s “Evolutionary Gems” Just Narrative Gloss

On this episode of ID the Future, Casey Luskin continues his series responding to Nature’s evolution evangelism packet, taking a look at truly interesting research that has nothing to do with natural selection, common ancestry or Darwin’s theory.

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Nature’s “Evolutionary Gems”: Microevolution Meets… Microevolution

On this episode of ID the Future, Casey Luskin continues his examination of Nature’s “15 Evolutionary Gems” packet, going through the literature on small-scale, micro-evolutionary changes — and how they fail to account for larger, macro-evolutionary changes. Listen in as Luskin discusses changes in birds’ beaks and guppies’ spots and what they really tell us about evolutionary theory.

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