Reaching the status of superstar legendary entertainer must, like being a very aged person, grant you a certain immunity from the need to shape your opinions to secure social approval.
PZ is correct that recapitulation theory has been discarded by modern evolutionary biologists, but Jonathan M. and other ID proponents aren’t talking about Haeckel’s theory.
Leading embryologists argue that vertebrate embryos develop so differently that the pharyngular stage may not exist.
Personal attacks from PZ Myers are so uncivil that they have earned criticism from mainstream academics and writers who are pro-evolution.
The scientific method — the empirical systematic theory-based study of nature — has nothing to so with some religious inspirations — and everything to do with Christian (and Jewish) inspiration.
DNA repair: The more we learn, the more complicated it gets.
Proximate explanations are medical science and provide the foundation for all medical treatments.
Today’s American Spectator contains a column by Jay Richards and David Klinghoffer on “the speed trap” of presidential politics. Their advice is sympathetic and sound.
At this point it should be evident that some Texas review committee members must live in alternative universe (or they are Darwin lobbyists)
Darwinian Medicine is a fertile science, and all sorts of insights emerge with surprising little thought and even less science.