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(Permalink) Posted: Dec. 20 2007,19:42   

Quote (Annyday @ Dec. 20 2007,16:38)
This is dated today, has anyone else seen it yet?

Intelligent Design at Baylor University: The Rise and Fall of Baylor University’s Michael Polanyi Center

Man. I have to read this all the way through. :D

That is the paper I was looking for when I made this comment here three days ago:      
Quote (Freelurker @ Dec. 17 2007,19:44)
I need some quick help. I'm trying to find a document I saw online a couple of years ago. Can't find it now (later I started saving this stuff.)

It was written by Dembski about the time the Polanyi center was being considered/set up. As I recall, he was justifying it to the leaders of Baylor (or somebody).

As I recall, in it there is a part where he says something to the effect that ultimately the purpose of science is to describe the natural world.

My thanks to everyone involved in helping me find it again!

[Waving to Dr. Dr. D ... ]

Invoking intelligent design in science is like invoking gremlins in engineering. [after Mark Isaak.]
All models are wrong, some models are useful. - George E. P. Box

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