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Evolution News and Views (ENV) provides original reporting and analysis about the debate over intelligent design and evolution, including breaking news about scientific research, academic freedom cases, and educational policy issues. ENV also covers how the rest of the newsmedia report on the debate, offering analysis and corrections to major news stories, as well as a behind-the-scenes look at how journalists and news outlets operate when they report on this issue. Movable Type 5.12
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Our Early Christmas Gift to You: 12 Days, 12 Ways to Save

4 hours 20 min ago
What a pleasure to settle into a holiday with a good book to read. Better than one book, of course, is two. Why not twelve? Evolution News & Views
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There's a Gene for That...Or Is There?

4 hours 20 min ago
A CNN headline claims, "Blame genetics for bad driving, study finds." "Genes for," however, are dangerous words in genetics. Denyse O'Leary
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No Writ of Habeas Corpus for Orangutans

4 hours 20 min ago
"She is being treated as a prisoner and has to suffer the presence of the public staring at her." Wesley J. Smith http://www.nationalreview.com/human-exceptionalism
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From a 2011 Paper on Bacterial Flagella, Little Comfort for Darwinists

4 hours 20 min ago
An email correspondent pointed out a paper to me, "Structural diversity of bacterial flagellar motors," published by the European Molecular Biology Organization. Michael Behe
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Looking Forward to Thanksgiving? Here's How to Say "Thank You" to Your Friends at Evolution News and Views

4 hours 20 min ago
Somewhere right now a student is looking for top-notch resources to balance what she is learning in her science class about the evolution controversy. Kelley J. Unger
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"A Few Years Ago, We Couldn't Have Filled a Kombi": The Brazilian Intelligent Design Adventure

4 hours 20 min ago
A couple of days ago, I returned from the inaugural congress of the Sociedade Brasileira do Design Inteligente. Paul Nelson http://www.discovery.org/p/45
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For Overcoming Students' Intuitions of Design, The American Biology Teacher Suggests Employing Evo-Devo

4 hours 20 min ago
I just finished reading an article by Kostas Kampourakis and Alessandro Minelli, "Evolution Makes More Sense in the Light of Development." Jonathan Wells http://www.discovery.org/p/41
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Remembering Arthur Balfour, Friend of Science and Friendly Opponent to Atheist Bertrand Russell

4 hours 20 min ago
This year marks the hundredth anniversary of the start of World War I -- and this past week provided a terrible reminder that conflicts stirred by the war remain with us. Mike Keas
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Loeb, Johanson, Wilson: Leading Scientists Bloviate on What Nobody Knows

4 hours 20 min ago
Everyone is welcome to an opinion. But when it comes to subjects with no data, does a famous scientist's opinion count for more than John Q. Public's? Evolution News & Views
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Don't Try This in the Laundry Room: Materialists Seek to Outsmart Thermodynamics

4 hours 20 min ago
Mathematician Granville Sewell has argued in these pages that evolutionary theory is at crosscurrents with the second law of thermodynamics (the law of entropy), dooming it to failure. Evolution News & Views
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Transhumanism's Utopian Fantasyland

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History tells us clearly that Utopianism is one of humankind's most dangerous propensities. Wesley J. Smith http://www.nationalreview.com/human-exceptionalism
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Reader's Guilty Confession: I Have Re-Shelved Stephen Meyer's Books at Barnes & Noble "Quite a Few Times"

4 hours 20 min ago
While understandable, nobody should be moving copies of pro-ID books around the shelves at your favorite bookstore. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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War on Humans: Assisted Suicide Isn't "Death with Dignity"

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It's "Death with Aesthetics." The death pushers are causing more harm than they will ever know. Wesley J. Smith http://www.nationalreview.com/human-exceptionalism
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On the Barnes & Noble Shelving Fiasco, Readers Offer Further Insight, Amusement

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It seems the decision to put Meyer in the Christianity section and Dawkins's God Delusion under Science was not made locally. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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In Search of Exoplanets: Defining Habitable Space Bodies

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Bill Nye, among others, has speculated that "We May Discover Life on Europa." Daniel Bakken
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Michael Denton Rocks the Museum of Flight as Privileged Species Premieres in Seattle to a Packed House

Sat, 2014-11-15 04:21
Imagine you find an elaborately cut key, carry it with you for years, then stick it in a random door lock -- and it opens! David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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More on Chimps Searching for Treats Under Cups

Sat, 2014-11-15 04:21
Nicholas Wade writes about the domestication of the dog from wolves, in East Asia, and the evolutionary question mark that leaves behind. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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For Artificial Intelligence, Humor Is a Bridge Too Far

Sat, 2014-11-15 04:21
Thoughtful reader Paul comments on Erik Larson's article "Yes, 'We've Been Wrong About Robots Before,' and We Still Are." David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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From the Annals of Science: Chimp Cultures Are Less Complex than Human Cultures

Sat, 2014-11-15 04:21
Who would have thought? David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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One Thing Comet Probe Hubbub Has Right: Water Is Vital to Life Chemistry

Sat, 2014-11-15 04:21
With the landing of a probe on comet 67P, excitement has centered on the idea that life arose in water carried here by comets. Daniel Bakken
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