“These assholes don’t even know what the word ‘theory’ means…” — Penn Jillette They are preaching to the converted here, so I’m not sure they are going to change anyone’s mind with it… but God help me, it’s funny.
The chemist Peter Atkins debates theist William Lane Craig about whether God exists at all. Atkins has this to say: “Any argument that asserts that ‘God did it’ is a sign of a lazy mind.” — Peter Atkins And: “Truth is not arrived at by majority vote.” — Peter Atkins I quite agree. Here’s the… [Read More]
The great divide: That’s pretty much how I view hanging out with creationists. For a while we can sit down together, discuss big questions, and be generally pleasant with one another. I wish that could be the end of the story. But it can’t. They are wrong about really important things, and they must be… [Read More]
One year on, the Creation Museum still rockin’ it.
Dr. Seuss goes Science and Slams Intelligent Design in a fun slide show.
John Hawks discusses the trouble with the lack of Evolution teaching in High School Biology classes. What really does concern me is the absolute minimal amount of time that high school biology courses spend on evolution. Without evolution, biology really lacks any mechanism to talk about cause and variation — dissecting a fetal pig may… [Read More]
Last week I got my wisdom teeth torn out of my head. I had gotten my bottom right tooth taken out 5 years ago when it got a monster cavity in it (costing me $450), so this time I only had 3 to lose. The top two came out surprisingly easily. Within about 10 minutes… [Read More]
“Look,” he says. “I have been studying human evolution for 40 years. I have traveled around the world. I have handled just about every human fossil, every relic of our evolution. I know them to be genuine. I know that they represent the development of our own kind from creatures who had many resemblances to… [Read More]