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The question of how the eye works - that is, what happens when a photon of light first impinges on the retina - simply could not be answered at that time.
 

The theory of undirected evolution is already dead, but the work of science continues.
 

This fact immediately suggested a singular event - that at some time in the distant past the universe began expanding from an extremely small size. To many people this inference was loaded with overtones of a supernatural event - the creation, the beginning of the universe.
 

Throughout history there have been many other examples, similar to that of Haeckel, Huxley and the cell, where a key piece of a particular scientific puzzle was beyond the understanding of the age.
 

Thus it seemed to Haeckel that such simple life could easily be produced from inanimate material.
 

We are not inferring design to account for a black box, but to account for an open box.
 


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