Jerry Coyne

Jerry Coyne

If the history of science shows us anything, it is that we get nowhere by labeling our ignorance “God”.More Jerry Coyne quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Science has only two things to contribute to religion: an analysis of the evolutionary, cultural, and psychological basis for believing things that aren't true, and a scientific disproof of some of faith's claims (e.g., Adam and Eve, the Great Flood). Religion has nothing to contribute to science, and science is best off staying as far away from faith as possible. The "constructive dialogue" between science and faith is, in reality, a destructive monlogue, with science making all the good points, tearing down religion More Jerry Coyne quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We now have many of the answers that once eluded Darwin, thanks to two developments that he could not have imagined: continental drift and molecular taxonomy.More Jerry Coyne quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It takes a profound hypocrisy to try to reconcile for others things that you can't reconcile for yourself.More Jerry Coyne quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In religion, faith is a virtue. In science, faith is a vice.More Jerry Coyne quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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