Darwinism : Just Another Magic Show

Is it so hard to do science without the obligatory infusion of Darwinian fairy tales into everything? Apparently so. Take a look at this quote from the journal Chemical Senses, From the evolutionary standpoint, the ability to taste starch or its oligomeric hydrolysis…

Darwinian Evolution Means No Change Over Time

Everyone agrees evolution is a fact if we define it as change over time. Darwinism on the other hand extends that change to common descent through novel mutations. But what happens when there is no novel mutations over billions of years, well that’s…

Review of The Reviews on Ham-Nye Debate

For the last couple of days there have been a number of post-debate analysis between Ham-Nye. Let me just say at the outset that I am not as negative on the debate as I am on the pro-Ham reviews of the debate. What…

Ken Ham will debate Bill Nye. Why?

The internet have been buzzing with news that Ken Ham will debate Bill Nye at the Creation Museum. Even someone that I ran into in the doctor’s office was talking about it. This to me is like a debate between obstinate arrogant blind…

Darwin’s Other Doubt

That said, it occurred to me that Charles Darwin voiced a deeper doubt, of relevance to all of Meyer’s critics. In a letter to William Graham on July 3, 1881, Darwin wrote: Nevertheless you have expressed my inward conviction, though far more vividly…

Santa vs Atheism

Michael Patton over at Parchment and Pen posted this comparison from the atheists to ridicule Christians. A Letter to (Some) Atheists I would like to offer my counter comparison based on their theme to make a counter-point. Santa vs Atheism

Junk Darwinism Not Junk DNA

An integrated encyclopedia of DNA elements in the human genome This is just one of many scientific papers that have come out as a result of the ENCODE (Encyclopedia of DNA Elements) project discovering functions in the “non-coding” region of human DNA. ID…

Creation of a Bacterial Cell Controlled by a Chemically Synthesized Genome

This post title was taken directly from the Sciencexpress research article title. Here are a few headlines from the popular press. 1st cell with synthetic genome — TheScientist J. Craig Venter Institute creates first synthetic life form — The Christian Science Monitor Scientists…

Darwin’s Dilemma

I am looking forward to watching Darwin’s Dilemma.

How P.Z. Myers Does Science?

A few weeks ago PZ defended his religion of Darwinism in the post Darwin and the vermiform appendix. PZ Myers is a Darwinian Prior, who refuse to allow silly things like facts stand in the way of his worship of atheism. So when…