Stephen C. Meyer Philosopher and Historian of Science

John Ankerberg Show Appearance

In this four-part interview (“The Four Great Discoveries of Modern Science”), Dr. Meyer discusses the evidence for intelligent design from physics, cosmology, and biology. Discovery One—The Universe Had a Definite Beginning In this episode, Dr. Meyer discusses how the Big Bang supplies evidence that the universe was brought into being by a cause that stands outside of matter, energy, and time. Discovery Two—Space and Time Had a Beginning In this episode, Dr. Meyer explains the cosmological argument for the design of the universe and responds to the “quantum cosmology” objection to the cosmological argument. Discovery Three—The Universe Has Been Fine-Tuned for Life In this episode, Dr. Meyer discusses evidence that the universe has been fine-tuned for life and critiques the Read More ›

An interview with Dr. Stephen C. Meyer

Q. In your author photo you’re not wearing a white lab coat or holding a test tube or a beaker or anything like that. You’ve written a book about science but are you a real scientist? A. I’m a philosopher of science with a record of peer-reviewed publications in technical, scientific, philosophical and other books and journals. As a professional scientific theorist, I’ve been studying and writing about the origin of life since I received my PhD at Cambridge University in the field in 1991. There is a widespread misunderstanding that only men in white lab coats can legitimately “do” science. Of course laboratory work is crucial to the advance of science, but the most important scientific discoveries in modern times have Read More ›