Vestigial “Pseudogenes” Reconsidered
March 5, 2020
So-called "pseudogenes" are not so pseudo after all. Another Darwinian false lead delayed research for decades.
Not All Critical Thinking Is Equal
March 1, 2020
Educators believe in teaching critical thinking skills except for subjects they don't want to critique.
Scientists Are Only Fallible Humans
December 18, 2019
Recent news articles remind us to qualify our trust in scientists according to the human potential for error and bias.
Saganism Lives On in Futility
November 3, 2019
Carl Sagan's daughter picks up where her dad left off, adding an unexpected twist for creatures on a pale blue dot.
Moral Passion by Evolutionists Makes No Sense
September 29, 2019
One needs a timeless, universal standard to declare what people should do. Evolution has no such thing.
Some Professionally-Safe Darwin Doubters Are Now Speaking Out
August 5, 2019
When the coast is clear, and their careers are safe, some academics can afford to doubt Darwin publicly.
Automatic Emergency Brake Found on Molecular Motor
May 22, 2019
Ross Anderson discusses a new finding about how an 'emergency brake' works in one of the most vital of all molecular machines, ATP synthase.
Science Under the Microscope Looks Infected
May 18, 2019
Surgical changes are coming in scientific institutions and methods, due to chronic maladies coming to light.
Debate Is Over: Saturn Is Young
April 23, 2019
Scientists have run out of options to keep Saturn and its rings and moons billions of years old. It's time to face the music.
Can Psychology Measure Awe?
October 7, 2018
Psychologists get their hands into everything, but the objectivity of their science is questionable.
Chicago Pastor Blames Crime on Evolution
August 9, 2018
Why is Chicago the murder capitol of America? Factors are complex, but one pastor fingers the devaluing of human life because of evolutionary ideology.
The Heart Is Desperately Wicked
October 15, 2017
Self-deception seems hard-wired into the human psyche, and scientists are not immune from it.
Atheist Denies Atheism Is a Religion
April 23, 2017
Atheist asks, "Is atheism just another religion?" and waddles into a mess of definitions. There's a better question to ask.
Big Science Blind to Its Scientism
December 30, 2016
Big Science loves scientism, but the view that science is the most reliable path to knowledge suffers a fatal flaw: it is self-refuting.
You Are Free to Read This
September 18, 2016
The question of free will tantalizes philosophers, because the mind-brain distinction is complex.