How the Dragon Got Its Beard
June 28, 2016
Scales are not feathers are not hair, but evolutionary tales get hairy sometimes.
Precambrian Protein Identified
June 21, 2016
They say it's almost two billion (with a B) years old, yet it resembles modern counterparts.
Big Science Lies About Chirality in Space
June 15, 2016
What was discovered has nothing to do with life, nor does it contribute in any way to solving one of the "greatest mysteries of chemistry."
No Need to Tinker With Human Embryos
June 12, 2016
Programmed adult stem cells can do everything, but some researchers are determined to keep tinkering with human beings.
Masters of Physics in Nature
June 8, 2016
Plants and animals sometimes keep PhD physicists wondering how they do what they do.
Peas and Prosperity
June 1, 2016
A healthy plant community relies on natural mechanisms that agricultural scientists can tap into.
Re-inventing Transportation by Watching Animals
May 31, 2016
Here are 3 ways science is advancing through the imitation of nature.
Sunflower Motion Is a Black Box
May 30, 2016
Something as commonly observable as sunflowers following the sun is difficult to explain.
Evolution Is Not a Designer
May 25, 2016
From Richard Dawkins to new prizewinning engineers, scientists get natural selection all wrong.
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?"
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?
Tinkering with Human Embryos More Brazen than Ever
May 5, 2016
Secular biologists want to see how long they can keep embryos in a dish before killing them.