The following is a list of all entries from the Science Issues category.
CO2 emissions… Smell the CO2.
http://www.expelledexposed.com/ This is a site created by the National Center for Science Education to debunk and disembowel the various fantasies at the heart of Ben Stein’s new docuganda piece Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed. And it does it quite nicely I must say. I rather recommend.
We have a rant today. I’ve been doing the research for my next “meet an ancestor” today, and I keep coming across one word, “Cebidae.” Apparently, the ecology of our ancestor’s genus was similar to that of the Cebidae. Well, that’s quite interesting, or at least it would be if I knew at all what [...]
It’s Darwin Day tomorrow! Go forth and share with your friends, loved ones, aquantances, hated ones, and so forth all the Glorious wonders of science, reason, and heathen Darwin-worship. And be sure to burn the proper offerings of sacrificial finches and barnacles.
I recently read the statement, “I don’t know about anyone else, but I find the entire idea of an ‘instinctive morality’ highly disturbing. If we are to shrink and over-simplify our entire moral code down to the existence of a single instinct, we do great harm to its purpose and application,” and I found it [...]