Biochemist Interview: Michael Behe

Today’s interview is with biochemist Michael Behe, Professor of Biochemistry at Lehigh University. He is also a leading voice in the Intelligent Design community and Fellow of the Discovery Institute. He talks about Intelligent Design, detecting design in molecular systems, his views on evolution, Lenski’s fruit fly research, irreducible complexity, philosophical presuppositions, and more.

For details on Michael Behe’s upcoming UK Tour (November 2010) go here. The theme of his tour is ‘Darwin or Design – what does the science really say?’ Michael Behe will give evening lectures in London, Glasgow, Belfast, Bournemouth, Leamington/Warwick and Cambridge and be the major contributor to a day conference in Oxford. See also Premiere’s London event here.

Full Interview MP3 Audio here. (45 min)

Behe’s books:
• Darwin’s Black Box: The Biochemical Challenge to Evolution
• The Edge of Evolution: The Search for the Limits of Darwinism


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Brian Auten is the founder emeritus of Apologetics315. He is also director of Reasonable Faith Belfast. Brian holds a Masters degree in Christian Apologetics and has interviewed over 150 Christian apologists. His background is in missions, media direction, graphic design, and administration. Brian started Apologetics315 in 2007 to be an apologetics hub to equip Christians to defend the faith.

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