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?
Time to Ditch the Drake Equation
January 1, 2019
Frank Drake's equation for the probability of space aliens is chopped-up ignorance mushed into pseudo-scientific sausage.
Scientists Are Just as Morally Fraught as Other People
July 15, 2018
Working in a lab and publishing in a peer-reviewed journal does not offer immunity from the moral or logical lapses.
Language Strangles Scientific Ideals
January 27, 2017
Big Science doesn't have a public relations problem. It has a propaganda problem.
When Scientists Go Wrong
April 11, 2016
Scientific studies on scientists are not always encouraging.