<< Back to the 2016 Bucket List Brown University biology professor KENNETH MILLER is renowned as an eloquent advocate for the theory of evolution, but he didn’t have an opportunity to visit the Galápagos Islands—where Charles DarwinShow More Summary
Delaware Governor Jack Markell has once again issued a proclamation in honor of Darwin Day, recognize the accomplishments of Charles Darwin:
trip report by besthike editor Rick McCharles What’s the best hike on or around Osorno? (11 eruptions recorded between 1575 and 1869) I wanted to ask Charles Darwin who had glimpsed the peak in January 1835. We headed first out … Continue reading ?
TWEET OF THE DAY, WE CAN CALL THE DARWIN AWARDS EARLY THIS YEAR EDITION.
You might have seen how climate science deniers like to compare themselves to scientific greats of the past to try to lend their arguments a degree of credibility. One of their favourites is Galileo, the great Italian astronomer andShow More Summary
In a Budweiser commercial set to air this Sunday during Super Bowl 50, Actress Helen Mirren, "a notoriously frank and uncensored British lady," offers a brutal tongue-lashing to those who choose to drive drunk -- summoning Charles Darwin himself to intervene with one of those gene-ending awards he's known for.
They don't believe in science, and pander to evangelicals -- as a result, the Republicans remain a party of stupid
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Although Charles Darwin himself voiced his intention to compile a complete catalog of all known plant species more than a century ago, such is yet to be realized. However, an international research team now present the first ever worldwide...Show More Summary
Although it was Charles Darwin himself who more than a century ago voiced his intention to support a complete catalogue of all known plant species, such is yet to be realised. In the present paper, however, an international researchShow More Summary
Did Charles Darwin think that life on Earth evolved in space?
By Chris at www.CapitalistExploits.at Last week I discussed how humans are wired to pay attention to scary things. In financial speak: risk. Darwinism has chastised those who ignore risk by rewarding them with an early grave, and by process of elimination rewarded those who stay out of the cross hairs. Show More Summary
Risking your life for physics. pic.twitter.com/6OeBfXln4o— The Darwin Awards (@AwardsDarwin) January 30, 2016 Did anyone have a physics instructor who would climb a ladder where a pendulum with a heavy weight was secured, then allow the pendulum to swing away....and...
For cloud-penis followers, this is heaven. NT News in Darwin, Australia, reported this phallic formation on Thursday. MAJESTIC ‘SKY PENIS’ SPOTTED... APPROPRIATELY... OVER @TheNTNews OFFICES https://t.co/hMzIp8gBlr — The NT News (@TheNTNews)...Show More Summary
In many of my posts over the years, I have defended an evolutionary classical liberalism, which I see as a tradition of thought that stretches from David Hume and Adam Smith to Herbert Spencer and Charles Darwin and to Friedrich Hayek and Matt Ridley. Show More Summary
A provocative study by evolutionary biologists takes on one of Charles Darwin’s central ideas: that males adapt and compete for the attention of females because it is the females who ultimately choose their mates and the time of mat...
Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution offers an explanation for why biological organisms seem so well designed to live on our planet. This process is typically described as “unintelligent” – based on random variations with no direction. But despite its success, some oppose this theory because they...
DARWIN AWARD WORTHY: The New Defense for Criminal Activity: We Did It To Save the Planet!
[Content Note: Bigotry; wedge politics; scapegoating.]Once upon a time, the Republican Party hid its despicable platform of bigotry and social Darwinism behind a thin veil of claimed decency. They were the "Party of Moral Values," the...Show More Summary