Evolution

Some People Just Don't Like Music—and That Upsets a Lot of Evolutionary Theory
March 14, 2014

Science had assumed music was so universal that it must be hard-wired into us. Maybe not.

Thanks to Bill Nye, Creationists Raised Enough Money to Build an Anti-Science Theme Park
The science guy won a debate—and subsidized the enemy
March 03, 2014

This is what happens when you engage with enemies of science: You win a debate—and underwrite their claptrap propaganda

The Strange Scholarship of Incest
February 28, 2014

The strange scholarship on genetics and incest

It's Darwin's 205th Birthday, and People Still Don't Accept Evolution
A letter to the man behind the theory
February 12, 2014

A letter to the father of evolution. Amazingly, he's still controversial.

Bill Nye Won Last Night's Creationism Debate
February 05, 2014

My daughter on the Nye/Ham event: "it's not fair because the stupid guy gets to use his imagination and Bill Nye has to use facts." -@GodFreeWorld

A Newly Deciphered Babylonian Tablet Details Blueprints for "Noah's Ark"
January 21, 2014

We’ve known since at least 1872 that the Great Flood detailed in Genesis is a descendant of earlier flood myths from Mesopotamia.

Did God Make These Babies Moral?
Intelligent Design's oldest attack on evolution is as popular as ever
January 13, 2014

Intelligent Design's oldest attack on evolution is as popular as ever.

Bill Nye is Helping the Discredited Creationists He's Planning to Debate
January 03, 2014

This is why, when you debate against people who don't believe in science, you always lose. (Plus, they get to use the admission fees to fund their discredited "Creation Museum.")

Ross Douthat Is On Another Erroneous Rampage Against Secularism
December 26, 2013

The New York Times columnist's Christmas musings show he just doesn't understand atheists.

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