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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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A Bad Case of Expertitis

Thu, 2016-02-18 08:25
The days of extolling objective journalistic discussions of scientific and technocratic issues -- always a bit laughable -- are clearly over. Wesley J. Smith http://www.nationalreview.com/human-exceptionalism
Categories: Anti-Science News

Sleepless in Oakland: Big Bang Gives NCSE Staffer Insomnia

Thu, 2016-02-18 08:25
The evidence of a beginning to the universe didn't sit well with British astronomer Sir Arthur Eddington, either. Donald McLaughlin http://www.discovery.org/p/611
Categories: Anti-Science News

Non-Adaptive Order: An Existential Challenge to Darwinian Evolution

Thu, 2016-02-18 08:25
If many of the taxa-defining homologs are non-adaptive, the whole Darwinian enterprise breaks down entirely. Michael Denton
Categories: Anti-Science News

More on How Microbes Make Earth Habitable

Thu, 2016-02-18 08:25
Here are further examples of interactions between geology and microbes that make our planet a nice place to live. Evolution News & Views
Categories: Anti-Science News

Chins Revisited -- A Reader Writes

Thu, 2016-02-18 08:25
When it comes to chins, an emeritus professor of maxillofacial surgery at the University of Minnesota knows what he's talking about. Ann Gauger http://www.biologicinstitute.org/people
Categories: Anti-Science News

Rounding Out Our Darwin Day Coverage: "Unintelligent Design," and a Reminder to Open Your Eyes

Thu, 2016-02-18 08:25
Darwinism insists on our closing our minds to all that music, art, beauty, and wisdom represent. It's an anesthetic for the soul. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
Categories: Anti-Science News

Denton Nails the Problem with Galápagos Finches as an Evolutionary Icon

Thu, 2016-02-18 08:25
Because these little birds are so ubiquitously and deceptively deployed in the evolution debate, everyone needs to absorb this. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
Categories: Anti-Science News

Happy Darwin Day! Here Is The Biology of the Baroque, Featuring Michael Denton

Thu, 2016-02-18 08:25
Tell us please, what adaptive Darwinian survival value is there in the sublime? David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
Categories: Anti-Science News

NCSE's Disinformation Campaign Aside, Mississippi Bill Is an Opportunity for Educational Excellence

Fri, 2016-02-12 01:28
The local media was successfully misled, but make no mistake, Mississippi's HB 50 is not "anti-science." Sarah Chaffee
Categories: Anti-Science News

On the Origin of Chins

Fri, 2016-02-12 01:28
Here's an evolutionary puzzle I had never thought about. Why do we have chins? Ann Gauger http://www.biologicinstitute.org/people
Categories: Anti-Science News

Listen: Robert Marks and Winston Ewert on Conway's Game of Life

Fri, 2016-02-12 01:28
Marks and Ewert discuss evolutionary informatics, algorithmic specified complexity, and how information makes evolution work. Evolution News & Views
Categories: Anti-Science News

New York Times Writer Blames the Myth of a Science-Religion Rift on Intelligent Design

Fri, 2016-02-12 01:28
James Ryerson has written what starts out as a nice essay on the New Atheism. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
Categories: Anti-Science News

How Microbes Make the Earth Habitable

Fri, 2016-02-12 01:28
The uncanny dependence of Earth on its smallest creatures seems too good to be happenstance. Evolution News & Views
Categories: Anti-Science News

Changes Afoot at DarwinsDoubt.com, Now with Better Access to Content!

Fri, 2016-02-12 01:28
Now, it's even easier to access key information about the book and its main subject, the Cambrian explosion. Here's the lowdown. Andrew McDiarmid http://www.evolutionnews.org
Categories: Anti-Science News

For Darwin Day, Political Posturing in Arizona

Fri, 2016-02-12 01:28
In addition to the usual celebrations we also see some angling to take the "respectable" position on Darwin's great contributions. Donald McLaughlin http://www.discovery.org/p/611
Categories: Anti-Science News

From Patrick Anderson at the Argus Leader, More Misinformation on Academic Freedom in South Dakota

Fri, 2016-02-12 01:28
We've met reporter Patrick Anderson before. Sarah Chaffee
Categories: Anti-Science News

Another Layer of Defense: The Adaptive Immune System

Fri, 2016-02-12 01:28
Helping the rest of the immune system, the adaptive immune system brings extra intelligence, firepower, and precision accuracy to the field of battle. Howard Glicksman
Categories: Anti-Science News

Closed Minds, Closed Doors: United Methodist Church Commission Is Censor of the Year

Fri, 2016-02-12 01:28
The Commission on the General Conference deprives the people they supposedly serve of information vital for their faith. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
Categories: Anti-Science News

A Reader Asks, "Are De Novo Genes Real?"

Tue, 2016-02-09 01:00
Why are they there and where did they come from? To answer these questions we have to first deal with some important assumptions of evolutionary biology. Ann Gauger http://www.biologicinstitute.org/people
Categories: Anti-Science News

Dolphin Males Force Dolphin Females into Gang Intercourse

Tue, 2016-02-09 01:00
An animal cannot commit rape, which is a crime that involves moral turpitude. Wesley J. Smith http://www.nationalreview.com/human-exceptionalism
Categories: Anti-Science News