Believe it or not an atheist friend of mine has presented an argument from fine-tuning to demonstrate that God doesn’t exist. I think there are several different problem with the argument but I’ll be as charitable as possible to my anonymous friend @SkepticismFirst (SF).
Fine-tuning is something I’ve invested quite a bit of research in. My MA (philosophy) thesis was on the Fine-Tuning of Nomic Behavior in Multiverse Scenarios and I’m continuing that research right now in my PhD (University of Edinburgh). So, I’ve written quite extensively on this issue. Here are a few links to get the fine-tuning argument presented by the proponents of fine-tuning:
- Here is a lecture PPT and notes that I delivered to undergraduates when I taught philosophy sections at Liberty University.
- Would Multiple Universes Rule Out Fine-Tuning?
- The Falsifiability of a Non-Fine-Tuning Hypothesis
- Appealing to ‘Chance’ is Still Consistent with Design or Fine-Tuning
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