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The Scientific Alternative to Neo-Darwinian Evolutionary Theory Paperback – 1987
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The Scientific Alternative to Neo-Darwinian Evolutionary Theory - by A.E. Wilder-Smith
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Here are some quotations from this 1987 book:
"The alternative we offer here to Darwinian theory remains strictly scientific in that it recognizes one vital fact: the necessity of factor 'I' (informational effects) before any machine can be generated from raw matter. This generalization comprises and includes biological mechanisms. We offer no explanation as to the source of factor 'I.' ... It would need therefore genuine revelation to solve the problem of the origin of factor 'I'... In this volume we offer no speculations on the origin of these suprise effects---though we do give some scientifically valid hints." (Pg. vi)
"Simple machines ... CANNOT evolve upwards by Darwinian creative mutations followed by natural selection, simply because they do not reproduce." (Pg. 6)
"The circumstance that information is, by definition, a genuine 'surprise effect' means, in the last analysis, that information as such is not derivable from known natural law." (Pg. 10)
"For how can any real scientist maintain that self-awareness---one of the most developed attributes of man---be developed by Darwinian mechanisms when no one knows even of what self-awareness consists or when it came?" (Pg. 27)
"If randomness is guided by anything except utter and total randomness surely randomness utterly ceases to be randomness!" Pg. 36)
"I told them that, if man was really constructed in God's image... then I saw no reason at all why man should not be able to copy some, at least, of the smaller works of the Creator---even though in a very small way and very imperfectly." (Pg. 66)
"The creationists are, too, divided among themselves. Some believe in a 'gap' theory, some believe in theistic evolution, others in progressive creation, others believe in a general flood, others in a local one, some believe in an old earth, some in a young one, etc., etc. The creationists are in disarray as well as the Darwinians and have little to offer the serious biological or other scientist who relies on the laboratory and its findings. So both evolutionists and creationists have given themselves up to philosophizing." (Pg. 88)
"Thus, the purely scientific alternative to evolutionary theory consists in the recognition of the scientifically verifiable fact that for the synthesis of anything teleonomic, such as a machine or a biological cell, the factor 'I' is mandatory." (Pg. 100)
"Personally, then, I see no longer any difficulty of a scientific nature in holding that the creative thoughts of Him who inhabiteth eternity ... were put suddenly into the space/time continuum in six twenty-four hour days." (Pg. 106)
I won't rewrite the book here. Suffice it to say that if you want a book that uses science to show that information could not have come around using naturalistic means, I think you'll find a good case of it in this book.
--- from book's introductory notes