Natural Selection Favors Illogic

March 5, 2017 in Cell BiologyDarwin and EvolutionDumb IdeasEducationFossilsGeologyHuman BodyMammalsMarine BiologyMediaMind and BrainOrigin of LifePhilosophy of ScienceTerrestrial Zoology

Nothing in Darwin’s mechanism guarantees humans will think rationally. Fitness might actually favor stupidity. For proof, look at the reasoning of people who believe in natural selection.

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Small Molecules Play Key Roles in Cells

December 26, 2016 in Amazing FactsCell BiologyGeneticsHuman BodyIntelligent DesignPhilosophy of Science

Molecular biologists are finding a universe of functional small proteins and RNAs that were considered junk or not even known to exist.

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Finding More Gifts in the Cellular Stocking

December 12, 2016 in Amazing FactsBible and TheologyCell BiologyDarwin and EvolutionGeneticsHuman BodyIntelligent DesignMediaOrigin of LifePhysics

Improving techniques are allowing biochemists to find surprising new things in cells. Here are some recent examples.

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What Good Is a Hairball?

December 7, 2016 in Amazing FactsBiomimeticsBirdsBotanyCell BiologyIntelligent DesignMammalsMarine BiologyMind and BrainPhysicsTerrestrial Zoology

When you start looking for clues to good designs in nature, the results are everywhere.

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Evolutionists Blunder on Natural Selection

November 29, 2016 in Cell BiologyDarwin and EvolutionDumb IdeasEducationGeneticsMediaPhilosophy of ScienceTerrestrial Zoology

It would be helpful if, when discussing natural selection, evolutionists knew what they are talking about.

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More Original Protein Found in Older Bird Fossil

November 22, 2016 in Amazing FactsBirdsCell BiologyDarwin and EvolutionDating MethodsDinosaursFossilsGeologyPhysics

The new discovery from China dates back 130 million years on the evolutionary timeline.

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More Original Dinosaur Protein Found

November 10, 2016 in Amazing FactsBirdsCell BiologyDarwin and EvolutionDating MethodsDinosaursFossilsGeologyIntelligent DesignPhilosophy of SciencePhysics

This time Mary Schweitzer’s team found keratin protein on a claw of an ostrich-sized dinosaur from Mongolia.

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Abiogenesis: The Origin of Lie

November 5, 2016 in Cell BiologyDarwin and EvolutionDumb IdeasMediaOrigin of LifePhilosophy of SciencePhysics

To get life from mindless molecules, fib a little. Ignore chance. Make it sound easy. Turn out the lights. Tell a story. Imagine.

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Inspiring Life Motivates Designers

September 17, 2016 in Amazing FactsBiomimeticsBirdsBotanyDarwin and EvolutionHuman BodyIntelligent DesignMammalsMarine BiologyPhysicsTerrestrial Zoology

Here’s the latest collection of bio-inspired designs brought to you by plants, animals, and cells.

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Protein Residue Found on Hominin Stone Tools

August 17, 2016 in Amazing FactsDating MethodsEarly ManFossilsGeologyMind and BrainPhilosophy of Science

Would you expect pieces of meat to survive on flakes of rock in the desert for 250,000 years?

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For the Love of Trees

July 23, 2016 in Amazing FactsBible and TheologyBotanyCell BiologyDarwin and EvolutionGeneticsIntelligent DesignPhysics

You don’t have to be a proverbial tree-hugger to love trees and wonder at all the things they can do, and do for us.

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Only Earth Is a Life Haven

June 23, 2016 in Amazing FactsAstronomyCell BiologyCosmologyHealthHuman BodyIntelligent DesignPhilosophy of SciencePhysicsSolar System

Here are more discoveries that make it reasonable to think complex life is rare in the universe, and might be unique to Earth.

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Precambrian Protein Identified

June 21, 2016 in Cell BiologyDarwin and EvolutionDating MethodsFossilsGeneticsGeologyMammalsPhilosophy of SciencePhysics

They say it’s almost two billion (with a B) years old, yet it resembles modern counterparts.

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Paleoproteomics Misses the Implications

June 16, 2016 in Amazing FactsCell BiologyDarwin and EvolutionDating MethodsFossilsIntelligent DesignMammals

The ability to examine original proteins in off-the-shelf fossils should tell you something about evolutionary timescales.

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Forcing Contrary Data into Evolution Stories

May 21, 2016 in BirdsCell BiologyDarwin and EvolutionDating MethodsDinosaursFossilsGeneticsHuman BodyMarine BiologyPhilosophy of Science

Some recent findings might raise the eyebrows of perceptive readers: “How does that support evolution?”

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News from the Living Waters

May 17, 2016 in BirdsCell BiologyDarwin and EvolutionIntelligent DesignMammalsMarine BiologyPhysics

Animal heroes of the Illustra film “Living Waters” are still making headlines.

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Design Inspires Scientific Advances

May 9, 2016 in Amazing FactsBiomimeticsBirdsBotanyCell BiologyDarwin and EvolutionIntelligent DesignMarine BiologyMind and BrainPhysicsTerrestrial Zoology

When you see cutting-edge science in materials and methods, you are likely to read “Inspired by Nature.”

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Plastic Proteins and Turtle Skis

April 18, 2016 in BiomimeticsBotanyCell BiologyEducationIntelligent DesignMammalsMarine BiologyMediaMind and BrainPhilosophy of SciencePhysicsTerrestrial Zoology

Here’s news about the latest technologies coming out of biomimetics, the imitation of nature’s designs.

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More Examples of Exceptional Preservation in Fossil Reptiles

April 7, 2016 in Amazing FactsCell BiologyDarwin and EvolutionDating MethodsEducationFossilsGeologyIntelligent DesignPhilosophy of SciencePhysicsTerrestrial Zoology

How could structures this delicate survive the ravages of tens or hundreds of millions of years?

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Minimal Cell Challenges Naturalism

March 26, 2016 in Amazing FactsCell BiologyDarwin and EvolutionGeneticsIntelligent DesignOrigin of LifePhilosophy of SciencePhysics

Origin of life theorists face a much higher “Mount Improbable” seeing a minimal cell with 473 genes.

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