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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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Carnivorous Plants, and Why 0 Really Is Not Equal to 1

Tue, 2016-06-21 08:06
There is a little mathematics game that people sometimes play. You start with x=0, do some long, complicated algebraic manipulations, and end up with x=1. Granville Sewell
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No Offense! "Bird Brain" Is a Compliment

Tue, 2016-06-21 08:06
Birds have brains as well equipped and organized as those of primates. Evolution News & Views
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There's No Grand Unity Called "Science"

Tue, 2016-06-21 08:06
In truth, there are only individual fields of study, some of which deserve being called sciences, while others arguably do not. Ralph Dave Westfall
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The Kidney's Irreducibly Complex Systems

Tue, 2016-06-21 08:06
The kidney may not be as sophisticated as the brain or the liver, but it definitely has a lot of roles to play. Howard Glicksman
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When Atheists Meet Creationism, You Get Creatheism

Tue, 2016-06-21 08:06
It is not a word that rolls easily off the tongue. But I am at a loss for one that better describes the atheists Daniel Jackson describes. Brendan Dixon http://www.biologicinstitute.org/people
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Responding to Animal Deaths, and What That Says About Humans

Tue, 2016-06-21 08:06
Can it really be true that we are still talking about Harambe the gorilla, who died on May 28? David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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The Placenta Problem: How Common Descent Fails

Tue, 2016-06-21 08:06
Philosopher Vincent Torley (and Professor Josh Swamidass) have been trying to persuade me that common descent is the only rational view to affirm. Ann Gauger http://www.biologicinstitute.org/people
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California Hospitals Are Opting Out of Assisted Suicide

Tue, 2016-06-21 08:06
Here's the very bad news: California has legalized assisted suicide. What's the somewhat good news? Wesley J. Smith http://www.nationalreview.com/human-exceptionalism
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Stephen Meyer Asks: There Will Always Be an England...Or Will There?

Tue, 2016-06-21 08:06
It was at Cambridge University that Dr. Meyer incubated his Darwin skepticism and began to develop his arguments for ID. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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The Opossum's Tale: The Torley Saga, Cont.

Tue, 2016-06-21 08:06
I'll make this simple. The evidence for synteny in opossums and chickens is good. Surprised? Ann Gauger http://www.biologicinstitute.org/people
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In the Evolution Debate, Not Listening Happens in One Direction, Not Two

Tue, 2016-06-21 08:06
An eloquent post from Terry Teachout, the Wall Street Journal theater critic, might as well be a commentary on Doug Axe's observations this morning. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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Public Opinion Is the Ultimate Peer Review

Tue, 2016-06-21 08:06
People aren't stupid. Science is a public enterprise, and public acceptance has always been its most significant seal of approval. Douglas Axe http://biologicinstitute.org/
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Oh, Deer: Mammals Use Magnetic Navigation, Too

Tue, 2016-06-21 08:06
Even deer know how to respond to the silent force surrounding the earth. Evolution News & Views
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New Theory Explains How Consciousness Evolved -- It Arose as a Solution

Wed, 2016-06-15 05:35
This is teleological thinking. Somewhere Aristotle is smiling. Cornelius Hunter
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Having a BLAST: The Torley Saga, Cont.

Wed, 2016-06-15 05:35
There has been an ongoing discussion between Dr. Vincent Torley, a philosopher, and myself on the subject of pseudogenes, synteny, and common descent. Ann Gauger http://www.biologicinstitute.org/people
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Defects on Purpose Make Butterfly Wings Shine

Wed, 2016-06-15 05:35
Highly ordered structures with "defect engineering" can enhance the properties of materials, including the wings of butterflies. Evolution News & Views
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Intelligent Design Is a Protest Movement Against Homogenized Thought

Wed, 2016-06-15 05:35
Watch this parody of a TED talk. It's very funny, and true, but also suggests a more serious point. Evolution News & Views
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Is Genome Grammar Just a Figure of Speech?

Wed, 2016-06-15 05:35
A paper about DNA expression refers to its grammar and syntax. How far can we take the comparison to written text? Evolution News & Views
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Why Should Evolutionary Biology Be So Different?

Wed, 2016-06-15 05:35
Joseph LeConte, professor of geology at the University of California, provides an insight into the way most scientists think about evolution. Granville Sewell
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Liver Function and Its Effects

Wed, 2016-06-15 05:35
By using Tim's case, we will see what would have happened to our earliest ancestors without any one of them. Howard Glicksman
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