the clash

In December 2009, I conducted an interview with cellular and molecular biologist Kenneth R. Miller, who was both then and now a biology professor at Brown University. The interview was for a feature in a Christian magazine exploring the possible reconciliation of the scientific consensus on evolution with an uncompromised…

In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth, and a big, steaming pile of controversy. For decades, a battle for survival has raged in the arena of public opinion, with religious fundamentalists on one side, scientists on the other and pretty much everyone else caught in the middle….