Did the Umami Taste Bud Evolve?
September 15, 2021
Evolutionary proof? "Umami taste receptors evolved with primates’ diets": a claim promising much, but delivering little.
Design of Life 2021 Update: Butterflies
September 7, 2021
Illustra Media's Design of Life series opened many eyes to natural wonders. Here's what's new about butterflies, featured in their film Metamorphosis.
Pterosaurs Defy Evolution
September 2, 2021
Flying reptiles appear suddenly in the fossil record; their diversification in size and shape astonishes paleontologists.
Fertilization Launches Zinc Fireworks
September 1, 2021
"Beautiful to see, orchestrated much like a symphony" – this is how a fertilized cell announces a new individual.
How Did Dragonflies Come By an Intercept Capability?
August 25, 2021
Dragonflies can track a prey, anticipate its future path, fly to a rendezvous point on that path and intercept it.
Darwinism Undermines Values
August 23, 2021
The Social Darwinists preached a dog-eat-dog society. What are Darwinists preaching today? The same thing.
Social Darwinists Are Mentally Unbalanced
August 18, 2021
New survey shows Darwinism’s supporters are mentally unbalanced — a conclusion that many of us felt was true before this study was done.
Sunflower Science Without Darwinism
August 13, 2021
Researchers do good work on sunflowers without descending into Darwinian storytelling Is it possible to do biology without evolution? Can you even talk about fitness and reproductive success without attributing it to blind forces of nature? After all, healthy species do reproduce successfully, or else they would be extinct. Noting that does not require […]
Squirrels: Urban Sports Champions
August 11, 2021
A popular urban sport takes rapid eye-body coordination. Squirrels do it flawlessly every time.
Glass Sponges: Lessons from the Deep
August 10, 2021
How can a "simple" or "primitive" sponge surprise engineers with its optimal physics?
The Teaching Power of Nature
August 7, 2021
Scientists continue to find reasons for getting outdoors and observing the beauty of the world
How the Story Lost Its Just-So
August 6, 2021
When recast into more empirically rigorous language, Darwinian just-so stories become engineering design accounts.
Cell Biologists Describe a “Beautiful, Flawless Machine”
August 4, 2021
All life depends on the Kinetochore. It hasn't evolved for a "billion years."
On the Origin of Consciousness by Naturalistic Speculation
August 2, 2021
Consciousness, and how it evolved, is called the greatest mystery in the universe. After decades of research, it still baffles materialistic scientists.
Bird Flight Highlighted
August 1, 2021
A new release from Illustra Media combines some of its best clips on birds plus new material into a short film on flight.