Weekend Digest, May 6, 2017
May 6, 2017
Here's a collection of quick takes on interesting developments in the science news, from Saturn to a possible cure for malaria; from your liver to Sunday funnies.
Your Brain Comes Equipped with Techno-Apps
April 19, 2017
If you bought these capabilities in an app store, you would think they are way cool. Surprise: they're already bundled in your brain's operating system.
Secular Scientists Prefer Humans Extinct
April 2, 2017
At a recent panel, scientists doubted whether it would be a good idea to revive the human species if it went extinct.
Researchers Lie to Subjects
March 15, 2017
In order to test human responses, some psychologists intentionally lie to volunteers. Is the "science" of manipulation justifiable?
Evolutionary Materialism Promotes Deadly Sins
February 12, 2017
Name a vice, and Darwinians will be there to rationalize it on evolutionary grounds. They claim proud ownership of the Seven Deadly Sins.
Christianity Could Help Scientists' Moral Concerns
January 8, 2017
When all else fails, look to the Word of God.
Science Has to Borrow a Moral Compass
December 18, 2016
Observing facts is not enough to determine whether something is good or evil.
Nature Penitent Over Political Bias
December 1, 2016
The editors of Nature confess to living in a liberal echo chamber, out of touch with most Americans, too quick to judge conservatives.
Why You Can't Evolve Reason and Morality
November 27, 2016
Materialists and Darwinians never seem to get it; you can't get here from there. Here's another failed attempt.
Violence Is Natural, Darwinians Say
October 23, 2016
The implications of saying violence is a product of natural selection are disturbing.
Scientists Not Prepared for Evil
October 9, 2016
What would scientists say if North Korea nuked their labs? Not much.
You Are Free to Read This
September 18, 2016
The question of free will tantalizes philosophers, because the mind-brain distinction is complex.
Scientific Materialists Crave Morality But Can't Evolve It
August 21, 2016
If Darwin's theory of origins is true, evil doesn't exist, and notions of morality are up for grabs. That would be a reality too horrible to endure.
Scientists Can Be Inept Philosophers
August 2, 2016
An undergrad philosopher could make mince meat out of some scientists' claims.
Evolutionists Boast of Storytelling
July 22, 2016
Some evolutionists not only own up to just-so storytelling; they parade it.
Peer Review Is Unscientific
July 9, 2016
A reviewer of peer review says our reverence for the practice borders on mysticism, not science.
Influential Evolutionist Fails to See His Own Contradictions
June 25, 2016
He trains philosophically-unsophisticated students with self-refuting ideas with the force of moral subjectivity.
Imploding Ideas Unnoticed by Their Advocates
June 5, 2016
Fewer people would say foolish things if they noticed how ideas can refute themselves.
Science Is Biased
May 29, 2016
They admit it; you can't get rid of bias in science. Big Science has too many problems of its own to dictate ethics to others.
May 14, 2016
Science has a historical and cultural character that cannot be extricated from its current consensus.
Evolutionary Morality Backfires on Big Science
May 3, 2016
Piracy sparks indignation among advocates of the idea that morality is an evolved trait.
Scientists Shake Their Fists at God
May 1, 2016
Some scientists want to dictate commandments back to their Maker.
The Evil Darwinians Do, Cont.
April 17, 2016
You will know them by their fruits.
Humans May Have Lost Beneficial Traits
April 6, 2016
Imagine if you could regrow teeth all your life. Have we lost some capabilities during human history?
Science Cannot Defend Moral Relativism
April 3, 2016
If morality evolves, then why do some scientists cast judgment?
Theism Is Healthy
March 20, 2016
Evolutionists are at a loss to explain why belief in God makes people happy.
Secular Science's Meat Market: Abortion and Embryos
March 13, 2016
When it comes to killing the unborn, science journals and secular reporters are all for it.
Science Requires Godly Values
February 21, 2016
Much as they try to evolutionize religion, scientists recognize that Biblical values are essential for science.
Government Policies Cannot Produce Ethics
February 14, 2016
Companies are big on corporate ethics programs. Trouble is, they don't do much good.
Scientists Discover Godliness Works
January 17, 2016
Many secular researchers deny God, but sometimes have to admit his principles fit human behavior.