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Paper Finds Functional Reasons For "Redundant" Codons, Fulfilling a Prediction from Intelligent Design

DNA contains multiple languages or encoded commands occupying the same string of contiguous bases. Casey Luskin http://www.discovery.org/p/188
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The Borde-Guth-Vilenkin Theorem, and More on the "My Good Friend" Meme

"I suspect the universe didn't have a beginning," says Alan Guth. But so what? David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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In Debates over Cosmic and Biological Origins, Here's the "My Good Friend" Meme

We have a thoughtful reader, Ryan, who is perceptive, generous with his time, and interested in debunking phony debate tactics. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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Robots to Kill Humans to "End Suffering?"

Pay attention to debates about euthanasia, health-care rationing, transhumanism, animal rights, radical environmentalism -- and other "war on humans" agenda items. Wesley J. Smith http://www.nationalreview.com/human-exceptionalism
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To Avoid the Implications of Cosmic Fine-Tuning, a Continuing Quest

Remember, the multiverse is the currently favored prophylactic against the theistic implications of cosmic fine-tuning. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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Coming to Grips with the Truth About Social Darwinism

While its roots in Darwinian theory are unmistakable, some like historian Robert J. Richards desperately seek to distance the two. Michael Flannery http://www.discovery.org/p/471
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Creationism and Ohio's antiscience bill

A sponsor of Ohio's House Bill 597 — which if enacted would require the state's science standards to "prohibit political or religious interpretation of scientific facts in favor of another" — is giving mixed signals about his intentions.

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Toyota, WSJ, and Computers: An Update

W.R. Elsberry's The Austringer - Mon, 2014-08-25 11:55
Back in 2010, I wrote about the sudden unintended acceleration problem (SUAP in the earlier article here, UA in the source I’m about to link) in various Toyota vehicles. Drivers would find their cars accelerating out of their control and braking was unresponsive. People died. Survivors spoke of their unsuccessful attempts to get their car […]
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A court battle on the horizon in Ohio?

"Count on a serious court battle if a few state legislators have their way and Intelligent Design and other religious interpretations of science are allowed to be taught in public schools," warns the Cleveland Plain Dealer (August 22, 2014). 

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ASIH calls for repeal of Tennessee's antiscience law

At its 2014 meeting held in Chattanooga, Tennessee, the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists adopted a resolution encouraging the state of Tennessee to repeal the antiscience law — nicknamed the "monkey bill" — adopted there in 2012.

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Dr. Ann Gauger: Biology Still Surprises Us

ID the Future - Fri, 2014-08-22 13:43
Listen Now. On this episode of ID the Future, Andrew McDiarmid talks with biologist Ann Gauger about the ability of biology to continually surprise us--even when we think the science is settled. Dr. Gauger discusses some scientific "facts" that...
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Researchers Ran a Massive Yearlong Experiment to Get Bacteria to Evolve. Guess What Happened?

You have to feel sorry for a team of five from UC Irvine who did their best to produce clear evidence for the favored Darwinian story. Evolution News & Views
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Biological Information: How Do You Explain the Origin of Something That's So Tough Even to Define?

"Information is information. Neither matter nor energy." David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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Watson, Dawkins: What Is It with Scientists Who Become Crusading Atheists and Raging Bigots?

Following in the eugenicist footsteps of James Watson, Richard Dawkins says women have an ethical duty to abort Down babies. Wesley J. Smith http://www.nationalreview.com/human-exceptionalism
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When Robots Swarm, It's Intelligent Design, Not Self-Organization. So Then What About Animals?

A thousand robots can march into pre-programmed shapes, all by themselves. Or is there a guiding hand somewhere? Evolution News & Views
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Guide of the Perplexed: A Quick Reprise of The Edge of Evolution

University of Toronto biochemistry professor Laurence Moran has expressed uncertainty concerning the basic argument of my book. Michael Behe
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More on Professor Death: Peter Singer and the Danger of the Humanities

I have little regard for the so-called thinking of Nicholas Kristof of the New York Times. Wesley J. Smith http://www.nationalreview.com/human-exceptionalism
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Reflecting on Social Darwinism at the Hundredth Anniversary of World War I

Before and after the war, some American and British intellectuals expressed concern that Darwinism was a key motivation behind German militarism. Richard Weikart
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Update on Ohio's antiscience bill

A sponsor of Ohio's House Bill 597, which if enacted would require the state's science standards to "prohibit political or religious interpretation of scientific facts in favor of another," confirmed that local school districts would be allowed to teach creationism along with evolution and global warming denial alongside climate science.

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In Tracing the Role of Social Darwinism in Instigating World War I, Don't Forget the Role of Hegel

From our colleague Nancy Pearcey, a reminder of the porousness to each other of science, culture (including philosophy), and earth-shaking events (including world wars). David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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