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Death and Taxus

It’s been ages since I added anything to this blog – I guess it’s about time! Death and Taxus.  Constants of the universe.  Taxus is the scientific name of the trees known as yew, with needle-like leaves and single seeds … Continue reading

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Human Origins and Human Attitudes

What we humans believe about our origins influences how we treat each other, our planet and the rest of the life forms that live here. This includes beliefs about evolution. Continue reading

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Evolution of altruism

Not only should we consider that altruism can indeed evolve, we should cultivate the stuff. Continue reading

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A little bit of physics envy, perhaps

Physicists seem to have an admirable capacity to look at things in different ways, and not freak out when somebody suggests a new view of the universe. Continue reading

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Doesn’t it seem political?

The “debate” between the neo-Darwinian theory and “intelligent design” is false and misleading Continue reading

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What’s wrong with being a theory?

I often hear evolutionists claim that evolution is not a theory, but a fact. I argue that this is not so. Continue reading

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