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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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Science and the "Darkness of the West"

Fri, 2016-03-11 06:20
Writing in the London Times, Melanie Phillips is on fire with a righteous indignation at the "dark ages" into which science has fallen. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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Bill Nye's Philistine Materialism

Fri, 2016-03-11 06:20
Watch this video from Nye, answering a question from a college philosophy student on whether philosophy is a "meaningless" pursuit. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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Think You Can Design a Better Fruit Fly?

Fri, 2016-03-11 06:20
You can improve an insect's flight performance by changing its wing shape, but only at the cost of disrupting other systems. Evolution News & Views
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On Teaching the Evolution Controversy, Misconceptions from Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

Fri, 2016-03-11 06:20
There is ongoing debate over whether evolutionary mechanisms can explain life's diversity. Sarah Chaffee
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PLOS ONE "Creator" Scandal Enters Witch-hunt Territory

Fri, 2016-03-11 06:20
The Chinese editor of the paper by Chinese researchers is smeared for being an Evangelical Christian. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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Sorry, Animal Rights Activists -- Nature Reports on Meat's Importance for Brain Development

Fri, 2016-03-11 06:20
We are told that human beings are natural herbivores, which is a crock. Wesley J. Smith http://www.nationalreview.com/human-exceptionalism
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From a Biologist, Common Sense on That Censored PLOS ONE Paper

Fri, 2016-03-11 06:20
An awkward phrase is cause for being cast into the darkness with the rest of science's supposed enemies. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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Absorbing and Storing Energy: How the Body Controls Glucose

Thu, 2016-03-03 05:31
Just like a car needs energy, in the form of gasoline, to run properly, the body needs the energy in glucose to survive. Howard Glicksman
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The Tree of Life as a Challenge to Darwinism -- Denton on the Distinctness of Types

Thu, 2016-03-03 05:31
The several different meanings of "evolution" are like wild animals fighting under a blanket. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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From the Cambrian Explosion, a Remarkably Preserved Image of a Nervous System

Thu, 2016-03-03 05:31
Quite beautiful, isn't it? Like a dragon float from a Chinese New Year parade. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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Coming in April, Richard Weikart's The Death of Humanity Asks the "Why It Matters" Question

Thu, 2016-03-03 05:31
On a momentous, anxious day for our country, it's good to be summoned back to ultimate questions. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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Now Chimps Practice "Sacred Rituals"

Thu, 2016-03-03 05:31
It could be "symbolic," the tree could be "sacred," it could be "reminiscent of our own past," granting a peek into the evolution of human sacred practices. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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The Physics and Biology of Olfaction

Thu, 2016-03-03 05:31
Turning exterior molecules into signals in the brain involves numerous ingeniously designed mechanisms. Evolution News & Views
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If Patients Were Pets

Tue, 2016-03-01 01:41
A Canadian government panel wants MDs (and nurses) to have lower conscience rights than veterinarians. Wesley J. Smith http://www.nationalreview.com/human-exceptionalism
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The Types: Why Shared Characteristics Are Bad News for Darwinism

Tue, 2016-03-01 01:41
There is something incongruous about the very notion of genuine immutable "taxon-defining novelties" if Darwinian evolution is true. Michael Denton
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David Snoke on "Maxwell's Demon" and Information Processing

Sun, 2016-02-28 14:57
Dr. Snoke asks about the probability of an information-processing system appearing spontaneously in nature -- say, one that sorts rocks on the Moon. Evolution News & Views
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Biological Information from a Physics Perspective

Sun, 2016-02-28 14:57
For biological "information," Dr. David Snoke suggests "communication" may be the more accurate term. Evolution News & Views
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The Digestive System: The Stomach and Beyond

Sun, 2016-02-28 14:57
The gastrointestinal system demonstrates irreducible complexity because every component has to be present for it to be able to do its job. Howard Glicksman
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Language as an Evolutionary Conundrum

Sun, 2016-02-28 14:57
Well timed with Michael Denton's latest, a new book by Noam Chomsky and Robert Berwick makes fellow evolutionists uneasy. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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New Solution to Darwin's Doubt: Earth Wandered into Cambrian Explosion

Fri, 2016-02-26 13:48
If you thought that evolutionary explanations for the Cambrian explosion couldn't get any more convoluted, check out the latest proposal. Evolution News & Views
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