Viruses: A Scourge or Gift to Mankind?
April 2, 2020
In a perfect world, they would be gifts to help life, not afflict it. And most of the time, they fulfill beneficial roles.
Plant Ancestry – Where are the Lines of Descent? – Part 1
March 27, 2020
A botanist explains why the unique characteristics of land plants defy common ancestry by a Darwinian process.
Watch Illustra Classics Free
March 24, 2020
Are you quarantined at home? Illustra Media has opened its treasure chest and is streaming its classic films for free.
Small Animals Strut Their Stuff
March 14, 2020
Bioengineers struggle to keep up with the designs in nature. For Pi Day, here are some amazing designs in small animals.
March 6, 2020
Nature had smart devices long before humans thought of making them. Here are a few that engineers envy.
Jumping Genes: From Genome Havoc to Designed Variety
March 2, 2020
Long thought to be parasites damaging the genome, jumping genes are turning out to reveal new functions.
Dinosaur DNA Found!
February 28, 2020
Deep-timers had a big enough problem with collagen and melanosomes. But DNA should be long gone. 75 million years? No way!
Mars InSighters and Mars InBlinders
February 25, 2020
The Mars Insight lander has been on the red planet for a year, looking for evidence of geological activity and life.
How Tissues Could Last Forever
February 24, 2020
A tale from the crypt with a happy ending: eternal life.
Solutions Come from Freedom and Ingenuity, Not Government
February 22, 2020
Look at these fantastic examples of potential solutions to world problems coming from motivated scientists.
February 20, 2020
There's more going on in your local weed than scientists could have imagined in Linnaeus's day.
A New Blood Component Revealed
February 19, 2020
The human body gets more complex as research progresses. Concurrently, evolution appears more impossible.
There’s Abundance in Poverty
February 15, 2020
God's free gifts are all around us, if we would just see them and learn how to use them.
Bumblebees Are Misnamed
February 6, 2020
They don't bumble. They use efficient techniques to get the most bang of weightlifting for the buck of wing flaps.
Seeds from Time of Christ Sprout, Grow Trees in Israel
February 5, 2020
Trees of a now-extinct date palm celebrated for its fruit have sprouted from 2,000-year-old seeds recovered from Israel.