Debates


Debate with Keith Fox on Premier Radio UK

Dr. Stephen Meyer debates with Keith Fox, professor of biochemistry at Southampton University and chair of the UK’s Christians in Science network. Topics in this lively but respectful exchange include origins of life and the design inference in science.

Debate with Peter Atikins on Premiere Radio UK

Signature in the Cell author Stephen Meyer debates Oxford University chemist and “new atheist” Peter Atkins about origins of life, evolution and intelligent design.
http://www.discovery.org/v/1761

Debate on Origins of Life featuring Stephen Meyer, Richard Sternberg, Michael Shermer, and Donald Prothero

Advocates for intelligent design and Darwinian evolution squared off to debate the origins of life, the challenges to Darwin’s theory of evolution and the alternative theory of intelligent design.
http://www.discovery.org/v/1711

Debate with Chris Mooney on The Michael Medved Show

Stephen Meyer debates science writer Chris Mooney on the Michael Medved show about the scientific consensus and scientific literacy in America. http://www.discovery.org/v/1611

Debate With Peter Ward on The Dori Monson Show (KIRO)

Audio MP3
Dr. Meyer lays out the case for intelligent design in this 50-minute debate with University of Washington professor Peter Ward.

Debate With Peter Ward at Talk of the Times (TVW)

Video from TVW
The rematch, a debate with Meyer and Ward addressing each other’s arguments for intelligent design and evolution (or not, respectively).  Reporters and columnists especially should listen to this, as a real debate by scientists on the science of Darwinian evolution is almost as rare as life in the universe.

Debate With Michael Ruse on Ben Wattenberg’s Think Tank (PBS)

Think Tank Part 1
Think Tank Part 2
Ben Wattenberg moderates this matchup with Darwinist Michael Ruse, who was also featured in the movie Expelled.  This debate gets into the philosophical implications of design and Darwinism and the distinctions between the scientific evidence and the implications for both theories.

Debate with Michael Shermer on Faith Under Fire

Dr. Stephen Meyer on Faith Under Fire
Dr. Meyer addresses Michael Shermer’s objections to intelligent design, including “Who designed the designer?”  Also features their discussion on the existence of design in nature.