So are we made dependent not merely upon our fellow-creatures, but upon our fellow-existers, all Nature being tied together by the laws that make one part conduce to the good of another. — Michael Faraday, "The Chemical History of a Candle," 1860 lecture
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To avoid the circular fallacy, logic dictates that the cause of nature must be beyond nature. That, right there, falsifies scientism but it also establishes the requirement that the supernatural must be taken into account in humanity's pursuit of answers -- not just with respect to the origin of the cosmos and of life, but in discussions of justice, beauty, morality, love, and honor. — Kirk Durston, Evolution News & Views 8/07/15
Sea snakes said to turn black due to ‘industrial melanism’—a term from the old peppered moth story. Media go wild.
CEH Editor questions whether 156 years of natural selection theory has produced anything of scientific, philosophical, or cultural value.
Woe to the one who quarrels with his Maker—an earthenware vessel among the vessels of earth! Will the clay say to the potter, ‘What are you doing?’ or the thing you are making say, ‘He has no hands’? Woe to him who says to a father, ‘What are you begetting?’ or to a woman, ‘To what are you giving birth?' — Isaiah 45:9