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Karen Chaffee
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I’d like to bother everyone to say that although I included this quote from Ed’s post….

[As British astronomer Sir Fred Hoyle put it: 
 
“Would you not say to yourself, “Some super-calculating intellect must have designed the properties of the carbon atom, otherwise the chance of my finding such an atom through the blind forces of nature would be utterly minuscule?” Of course you would. . . . A common sense interpretation of the facts suggests that a superintellect has monkeyed with physics, as well as with chemistry and biology, and that there are no blind forces worth speaking about in nature. The numbers one calculates from the facts seem to me so overwhelming as to put this conclusion almost beyond question.]

 

… that I don’t myself feel that a creative intelligence is needed and I don’t think Ed does either (although I have no evidence against it) .   I just agree with Sir Fred Hoyle that there are too many coincidences to dismiss and that I feel there is ‘something’ going on.  I hope they figure out what it is before I leave this world!!