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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…

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.

Poor PZ! He tried. He “really, honestly tried!”

The (in)famous PZ Myers, well-known ID critic and staunch Darwinist and philosophical naturalist, is at it again. He has written a “review” of The Spiritual Brain: A Neuroscientist’s Case for the Existence of the Soul by Mario Beauregard and Denyse O’Leary. PZ starts…

Darwinian Circular Reasoning

It is obvious that Dr. Ely has no formal education in evolutionary biology because of his poor understanding of evolutionary biology. We know Dr. Ely has a poor understanding because he criticizes evolutionary biology. And anyone educated in evolutionary biology will receive a…

Similar stem cells in insect and human gut

Mike Gene posted on similarities between fruitfly and human gut. The Nature article is here ” The adult Drosophila posterior midgut is maintained by pluripotent stem cells” Eric Anderson Says: From the cited paper summary: The six-legged fruitfly appears to have little in…

Do We Have an Evolutionary Theory?

Here is a letter from the ever eloquent and outspoken Professor of Biology John A. Davison to Revista De Biologia. Do We Have an Evolutionary Theory? Dear Editors, The word theory has several definitions. To facilitate discussion I am going to define theory…

criticism of neo-Darwinism : Let the truth be told

An NAS Scientist Speaks out and urges Kansas to Teach the Controversy over Neo-Darwinism. This guy’s got guts. Thank you, thank you, thank you Dr. Philip S. Skell. Thank you for saying what a lot of us have been thinking and saying for…