New Version of Natural Selection Goes Mystical
April 3, 2018
Was there ever a song and dance as fantastical as W. Ford Doolittle's ITSNTS proposal?
Darwinians Cannot Agree on What Natural Selection Is
April 2, 2018
Controversies 159 years after Darwin have rendered his 'mechanism' a mystical idea, nebulous and incomprehensible. Has natural selection become the phlogiston of the 21st century?
Natural Selection? No – Sheer Dumb Luck
March 13, 2018
Cornell University agrees: Darwin's theory reduces to the Stuff Happens Law.
Unchallenged Darwinism Produces Sloppy Science
February 26, 2018
Any science needs open debate, but Darwinism is different: Big Science forbids it. Here are examples of ridiculous speculations that result. An Ancient Virus May Be Responsible for Human Consciousness (Rafi Letzter at Live Science). Your rationality is a mistake. Your ancient ancestor caught a virus, and woke up, transforming from zombie to person. This […]
Natural Selection Is Not Predictable
February 22, 2018
Every once in awhile, biologists argue over whether evolution is predictable. The latest flap over stick insects sticks up for predictability, but flops.
Father of Neo-Darwinism Condemned with Faint Praise
January 11, 2018
At a lecture meant to honor the late R. A. Fisher, father of neo-Darwinism, an evolutionist was on the spot to try to say something nice.
Cell Repair Majors on Majors
January 10, 2018
When hit by damaging mutations, cells repair genes before non-coding areas. How do they know?
Animals Don’t Respect Darwin
January 8, 2018
Living things owe no obligation to Darwin. They will break his laws with reckless abandon.
Mathematician and Geneticist Team Up to Correct Fisher’s Theorem
December 22, 2017
A new paper corrects errors in Fisher's Theorem, a mathematical "proof" of Darwinism. Rather than supporting evolution, the corrected theorem inverts it.
Abusing Darwinism to Explain Everything
December 1, 2017
Do documents evolve? Are birds that can interbreed still evolving? Darwinism becomes meaningless if everything that changes in some way is used as support for the theory.
Nuts for Aliens
November 27, 2017
Believers in space aliens, or even space bacteria, have cast all restraint to the wind. SETI today is indistinguishable from a cult, and so is its stepchild, astrobiology.
SETI: The Darwin Connection
November 10, 2017
Secular materialists looking for space aliens have a philosophical kinship with Darwinists.
How Can Evolutionists Judge Morality?
November 5, 2017
When trying to account for the "evolution of religion and morality," Darwinians cut off their own feet.
Excusing Darwinism’s Lack of Evidence
November 2, 2017
Several recent papers either rationalize evolution's failures, or else agree that the theory needs revision.
Darwinians Claim to See Evolution Happening Now
October 28, 2017
Unable to see evolutionary progress in the fossil record, some Darwinians try to claim they are watching it before our eyes.