On Reading “Faith vs. Fact” by Jerry A. Coyne

In an unpublished lecture note that sits in the manuscript archive at the Yale University library, Alfred North Whitehead is quoted as saying: Every scientific man in order to preserve his reputation has to say he dislikes metaphysics. What he means is he dislikes having his metaphysics criticized. This quote is a spot-on description of … Continue reading On Reading “Faith vs. Fact” by Jerry A. Coyne