Strange and Wonderful Animals Explored

March 5, 2017 in Amazing FactsBiomimeticsBirdsCell BiologyGeneticsHuman BodyIntelligent DesignMammalsMarine BiologyMind and BrainPhysicsTerrestrial Zoology

Look at what scientists are learning about some common animals, and others not so common.

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Organisms Refusing to Evolve Over Millions of Years

January 15, 2016 in BirdsBotanyCell BiologyDarwin and EvolutionDinosaursDumb IdeasEarly ManFossilsGeneticsMammalsMarine Biology

Several more cases of “extreme stasis” have turned up, calling into question Darwin’s notion of constant, gradual change over millions of years.

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Elephants, Mammoths, and Terror: The Ivory Trade Crisis

August 28, 2015 in Bible and TheologyDating MethodsEducationFossilsGeologyMammalsMediaPhilosophy of SciencePolitics and Ethics

Terror organizations are slaughtering elephants at alarming rates to sell the ivory in Asia and buy weapons. What to do?

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Magic Ribosome Appears as Missing Link

January 7, 2015 in Cell BiologyDarwin and EvolutionDumb IdeasGeneticsOrigin of LifePhilosophy of Science

A father-daughter team takes on the “selfish gene” concept and considers the ribosome as the “missing link” for lucky LUCA.

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Fantastic Fossils Challenge Paradigms

November 7, 2014 in Amazing FactsDarwin and EvolutionDating MethodsDinosaursDumb IdeasFossilsGeologyMammalsMarine BiologyTerrestrial Zoology

A flood of amazing fossils from around the world has hit the news lines recently.

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Phenomenal Fossils

July 15, 2014 in BirdsDinosaursFossilsMammalsTerrestrial Zoology

Recent fossil discoveries include some eye-openers and world records.

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Atheists Usually Prosper Over Creationists in the Media

May 25, 2014 in Bible and TheologyDarwin and EvolutionEducationIntelligent DesignMediaPhilosophy of SciencePolitics and Ethics

With rare exceptions, atheists get the edge in media coverage over creationists.

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Bizarre Animal Discoveries

March 26, 2014 in Amazing FactsBirdsFossilsGeneticsMammalsMarine Biology

Strange things have been coming to light about animals we knew and animals we didn’t; bizarre animals, and normal animals with bizarre traits.

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Fossil Facts and Fantasies

March 25, 2014 in BotanyDating MethodsFossilsGeologyMammalsMarine BiologyMediaTerrestrial Zoology

The stories told about some fossils raise more questions than answers, even with top Darwin spin doctors in the operating room.

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Longevity of DNA Estimated

July 18, 2013 in Dating MethodsEarly ManFossilsGeologyMammals

How long can DNA survive in a fossil? Claims of ancient DNA can be compared with a new estimate based on a crime scene.

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Felicitous Fossils Facilitate Phylogenetic Fabling

May 31, 2013 in Amazing FactsBirdsDarwin and EvolutionDating MethodsDinosaursFossilsGeologyMammalsMarine BiologyTerrestrial Zoology

Here are some recent fossil finds that, whether they fit or not, are claimed to shed light on evolution.

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Lemur-fish, Vege-fang and other Fossil Follies

October 4, 2012 in Darwin and EvolutionDating MethodsDinosaursDumb IdeasFossilsMammalsMarine BiologyPhilosophy of ScienceTerrestrial Zoology

Fossils are doing just fine, but the scientists who interpret them are having a rough week (or century).

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Animal Plan: It Works Well

November 10, 2011 in Amazing FactsAwardsBiologyBirdsCell BiologyDarwin and EvolutionFossilsHealthHuman BodyHumanityIntelligent DesignMammalsMarine BiologyMicrobiologyMind and BrainOrigins

There were Greek and Roman naturalists who were intrigued by what they saw in the living world, but their observational tools were limited to their five senses. Modern science has expanded our senses far beyond the capabilities known just a century ago. We are privileged to live in an age of discovery that is revealing even more wonders beneath the surface of living things, wonders worth knowing about. Here are just a few.

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Man, Mammals, and Ice Ages

November 7, 2011 in AwardsBiologyDarwin and EvolutionDumb IdeasEarly ManEducationHuman BodyHumanityIssuesMammalsMediaMind and BrainOriginsPhilosophy of Science

What do scientists really know about early man and the creatures in his habitat?  Some clues can be found by following science news in a historical fashion: that is, to look for reversals of previously-held opinions, surprises in fossils, and other evidences that scientists are not really making progress in their theories, despite the common […]

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Evolution Against Intuition

June 7, 2011 in AwardsBiologyDarwin and EvolutionDumb IdeasEarly ManFossilsGeneticsHuman BodyHumanityMammalsMicrobiologyOriginsTerrestrial Zoology

As a general theory of life, evolution promises to explain everything. Not all observations fit neatly into that assumption. How do evolutionists respond when surprising or counter-intuitive observations require integration into the theory? Sometimes the only answer is that they evolved because they evolved. These 10 examples (with encore) can provide case studies for the discerning.

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