Natural Sources of Methane Surprise Climate Scientists
November 28, 2018
Methane is 30 times more potent than carbon dioxide as a greenhouse gas. Look where it comes from.
Synapsids Went Extinct, but Did They Evolve?
November 27, 2018
Evolutionists call them "mammal-like reptiles," but a very large fossil synapsid upsets evolutionary ideas.
Will Mars InSight Bring Clear Vision?
November 26, 2018
Now that NASA's latest Mars lander has successfully deployed, what findings are worth watching?
May the Weak Force Be With You
November 25, 2018
We couldn't live without the weak force, the least understood and underappreciated natural force.
More Upsets in Human Evolution
November 24, 2018
If you like scientific truths that become untrue every year or month, join the paleoanthropology guild.
Be Thankful for Skin
November 23, 2018
Human skin is the largest organ of the body, and is loaded with protections, sensors and other functions.
Be Thankful for Nature
November 22, 2018
The health benefits of nature should encourage us to step outside and take it in.
Detrital Zircons Can Give False Geological Ages
November 21, 2018
Zircons are a gold standard for dating. They can yield ages that are statistically significant, but geologically meaningless.
Another Method to Heat Enceladus Falls Short
November 20, 2018
How do you power geysers emitting more heat than Yellowstone on a little moon for billions of years?
Anthropologists and Psychologists Under Fire for Flawed Methods
November 19, 2018
Poor sampling and other errors may undermine many things scientists think they know about mankind.
Using the Bible in Science
November 18, 2018
It’s safe to use the Bible in secular science as long as you don’t read it and endorse it. The good book: Bible helps researchers perfect translation algorithms (Science Daily). Researchers in artificial intelligence at Dartmouth wanted to teach their algorithms about style in different languages. Aha, they thought: the Bible has lots of translations. […]
New Geological Episode Sounds Flood-Like
November 17, 2018
Ever hear of the "Carnian Pluvial Episode"? Neither had geologists, until they invented it.
Health Advice Keeps Changing
November 15, 2018
Many things the experts told us were good for us or bad for us have "evolved" – sometimes into opposite counsel.
Extinct Cretaceous Birds Flew
November 14, 2018
They flew, they had feathers, they landed on top of dinosaurs. Did they evolve from dinosaurs?
Stem Cells Back in the News with New Hopes and Discoveries
November 13, 2018
Stem cells were all the rage ten years ago, but news stories these days are less common. What's new?