Matt Ridley

The genetic code genius failed to kill faith

Francis Crick expected his discovery of DNA to spell doom for religion. But, says Matt Ridley, he gravely underestimated the capacity of belief in God to survive scientific assault

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Matt Ridley
Matt Ridley is the author of How Innovation Works: And Why It Flourishes in Freedom (2020), and co-author of Viral: The Search for the Origin of Covid-19 (2021)

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