Kazooki Theater: Darwinism Tolerates Kooky Speculation
September 27, 2019
No, an orangutan playing a kazoo cannot explain the origin of human language. Why do such ideas get favorable media press?
What Science Doesn’t Know
August 23, 2019
For all the confident triumphalism scientists display, there are major things they do not grasp.
Brain Secrets Seen Through a Glass Darkly
July 25, 2019
The brain drain, the importance of forgetting, and other secrets of the "supremely complex organ" come to light.
Brain Provides Shortcuts for the Will
July 12, 2019
The brain is like a smart assistant, allowing previously-learned actions to be called up on demand.
Bird with a Beat
July 11, 2019
Viewers will get a kick out of Snowball the cockatoo bobbing to the beat of music. Humans can go nuts responding to music, we all know: from foot-tapping to wild whole-body movements and hair shakes, the more energy in the beat, the crazier it can get. But birds? Meet Snowflake, a sulfur-crested white cockatoo, that […]
Brains by Mistake: The Darwin Poof Spoof
July 8, 2019
To Darwinians, brains are merely meat computers that arose by accident. The evidence for "over-design," however, is beyond comprehension.
Bare Feet Were Made for Walking
June 27, 2019
Your feet can become hard against rough ground without sacrificing their sensitivity.
Are Terrorists Radicalized by Their Brains?
June 23, 2019
When multiple factors are at work, sorting them out is difficult, and inferences about causality can be misleading.
Brain Makes Automatic Statistical Inference
May 27, 2019
Your brain isn't a computer, but contains a powerful one.
April 27, 2019
Doctors and families should not be too quick to unplug a comatose person. Look what can happen.
Running Is a Complex Balance of Rapid Reflexes
April 2, 2019
If you thought about how complex running is while running, you might trip and fall over. Read this while sitting down.
March 17, 2019
Who admits to going to the funny pages first in the big Sunday paper? Darwin always delivers a good laugh.
Your Soul Comes With Automated Brain Software
March 16, 2019
When you think about the following news about the brain's processing powers, ask yourself, "who" is operating it?
Saturday Funnies from the DODO Heads
February 9, 2019
Here's the latest DOPE from the DODO heads. They hate being laughed at. They want so passionately to be taken seriously.
Gender PC Tugs at Scientific Objectivity
February 5, 2019
Hot news! Men and women are different! Watch PC-influenced psychologists commit logical fallacies denying the obvious.