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Sappy OOL Hypothesis Turns Sour

A spoonful of sugar helps an unrealistic origins story go down, but it doesn't make it nutritious.

Darwin’s Flawed Atoll Theory Still Taught

Rice University says Darwin’s theory of the slow buildup of coral atolls is “fatally flawed.” Study: Darwin’s theory about coral reef atolls is fatally flawed (Rice University). Darwin investigated other questions than evolution, such as the nature of barnacles, pigeons and things, but they all attempted to promote views of long ages and the gradual […]

Gumby Geology Stretches to Fit Darwin’s Timeline

Guess how fast the Sierra Nevada Mountains formed? In a "geologic instant" they're now claiming.

New Documentary Dismantles Evolution: Free This Weekend

"Dismantled" is a new 90-minute documentary undermining evolutionary history. Till Sunday night, it's free to watch.

Neanderthal Y Chromosome Looks Modern

Another theory bites the dust: The "Disappearing Y Chromosome" has not shrunk, as shown by comparisons with Neanderthal DNA.

Two More Climate Snafus Found

Is the science really settled on climate change? Here are two more oversights in the models.

More Unknowns Found in Climate Change Models

More examples of complexities that confound the ability of modelers to make reliable projections of what the climate will do a century from now.

Unknowns Found in Climate Change Models

"Follow the science!" the consensus demands, and many politicians fall in line to look good. These stories cast doubt on the science.

Big Errors Common in Big Science

It’s in the nature of theories to be overturned by new data. So how much trust should be put in current theories? Even the positivists like the reporters in New Scientist recognize that “There is no such thing as scientific truth, just a set of provisional truths that are subject to revision or rejection when […]

Downside of Green Energy Unplanned

Windmills and solar farms come with their own environmental baggage, but who is planning for it? Nobody.
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Asteroid Ceres Is Young

The bright spots on Ceres formed recently, say scientists, and activity could be going on today.

Earth Water Was Always Here

A new theory for the origin of Earth's oceans tries to make a splash again. This one says the Earth has always been wet.

Fossil Marine Reptile Buried with Last Meal Intact

Here is another example of an ichthyosaur that was buried rapidly. This one didn't have time to digest its lunch.

Did Mars Experience Planetwide Storms?

Impossible as it seems now, scientists believe that dry red planet had massive, flooding storms in the past.

Radiocarbon Calibration Is Stretchy

The latest calibration curve for radiocarbon dating is raising eyebrows. Will it upset what is "known" about the past?
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