Evolution Is Not a Designer
May 25, 2016
From Richard Dawkins to new prizewinning engineers, scientists get natural selection all wrong.
Dino Extinction Story Is a Fable, Paleontologist Says
May 24, 2016
What they tell you on TV and in biology class about birds outlasting the dinosaurs has paltry little evidence.
Life from Sun Flares?
May 23, 2016
A NASA scientist proposes that a period of superflares on the early sun zapped life into existence on the earth.
A Media Bias Sampler
May 22, 2016
Support for conservatism in secular science media is as rare as a true transitional form in the fossil record.
Forcing Contrary Data into Evolution Stories
May 21, 2016
Some recent findings might raise the eyebrows of perceptive readers: "How does that support evolution?"
Teachers Squeamish About Evolution
May 20, 2016
It may be the only game in town, but evolution-only education isn't turning biology professors into cheerleaders for Darwin.
SETI Communication Only Outward So Far
May 19, 2016
While we wait for responses, all we hear are echoes of our own intelligent signals into space.
Giraffe Genome Too Distinct for Evolution
May 18, 2016
The giraffe genome is now published. Does it show evolution from an ancestor in the time allowed?
OOL Without Bluffing Is Nothing
May 16, 2016
Count the hopeful "could" words in a speculative NASA Astrobiology myth.
May 15, 2016
Can science discover whether belief in karma affects charitable giving?
May 14, 2016
Science has a historical and cultural character that cannot be extricated from its current consensus.
Darwin and Malthus Were Wrong: Cooperation Is Key to Evolution
May 13, 2016
The statements in a new conceptual model of evolution undermine the whole rationale for Social Darwinism.
Science vs Activism in Biological Gender Ambiguity
May 11, 2016
A small percentage of live births involve genetically-based gender ambiguity. What is the ethical response?
Barbiturates in Darwin's Warm Little Pond
May 10, 2016
Are barbituates the missing links to the origin of life?
Titan Ethane Still Missing, and Other Planetary Puzzles
May 7, 2016
We update the problem of Titan's missing ethane and other challenges to billions of years.