Super Designs in Amazing Animals, Part 2
May 17, 2019
Organisms of all kinds, sizes and shapes have mastered physical principles in astonishing ways. Here are more examples.
Super Designs in Amazing Animals, Part I
May 16, 2019
Animals of all kinds, sizes and shapes have mastered physical principles in astonishing ways.
Unusual Fossils Call for Unusual Explanations
May 15, 2019
Some recent fossil finds require creative storytelling, but the science is the data –not the story.
More Evidence Our Moon Is Young
May 14, 2019
Moonquakes are still occurring. Why didn't geological activity cease billions of years ago?
Complex Eyes of ‘Simple’ Clams Confound Darwin
May 13, 2019
The eyes of the lowly scallop have eyes of exquisite design, built on a principle unrelated to any putative evolutionary sequence.
Some Meditation Practices Can Be Scary
May 12, 2019
A non-judgmental survey of reactions to meditation found a surprising percentage of negative experiences afterward.
Extreme Fine Tuning in Body Cells, Part 2
May 11, 2019
Here are two examples of an ultra-fine balance between function and disease inside the cells of our body's sensory cells (Part 2).
Extreme Fine Tuning in Body Cells, Part I
May 10, 2019
Here are just two examples of an ultra-fine balance between function and disease inside the cells of our body's sensory cells (Part 1 of 2).
Australopithecus sediba Dismissed as Human Ancestor
May 9, 2019
Two paleoanthropologists writing in Science explain why the mysterious A. sediba is unlikely to be related to the genus Homo.
Gold from Starstuff, or a Fool’s Gold Scenario?
May 8, 2019
If you tweak your scenario hard enough, it will give you anything you want.
What the Most Eminent Cosmologist Believed
May 7, 2019
Could the most eminent and honored physicist of our lifetime actually believe such a thing as this?
Superlative New Hubble Deep Field Shouts Awe
May 6, 2019
How many galaxies can you fit in a piece of sky the diameter of the full moon? Keep reading.
Ancient Inscriptions Agree with Bible
May 5, 2019
Names written on pieces of pottery, clay and stone agree not only that Bible characters existed, but confirms the dates they lived.
Flight: If You Can’t Evolve It, Model Your Imagination
May 4, 2019
This is silly. A robot model with outstretched arms cannot begin to say how dinosaurs took wing.
Amino Acids Found in Cretaceous Amber
May 3, 2019
If this doesn't take the cake for soft tissue preservation: intact amino acids in amber said to be 100 million years old!