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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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What the New Atheism's Gender Gap Tells You

Wed, 2014-11-26 08:05
The stereotyped picture of a sea of ponytailed males at the atheist conference is not just a stereotype. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
Categories: Anti-Science News

Mission Impossible: Trying to Explain the Feather Without Teleology

Wed, 2014-11-26 08:05
"It may seem strange to consider the fact that you, as a mammal, have all the known genes required to pattern a feather, and yet you do not look like Big Bird." Michael Flannery http://www.discovery.org/p/471
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In Search of Circumstellar Habitable Zones

Wed, 2014-11-26 08:05
Astrobiologists have used the term for many decades. This shell encompasses the distance at which a planet in a fairly circular orbit could maintain liquid water on its surface. Daniel Bakken
Categories: Anti-Science News

Media Are Indifferent to Euthanasia-Victimized Families

Wed, 2014-11-26 08:05
A Belgian chemist and self-described secular humanist describes his agony at the euthanasia killing of his depressed mother. Wesley J. Smith http://www.nationalreview.com/human-exceptionalism
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How Does Modern Medicine Depend on Darwinism?

Wed, 2014-11-26 08:05
The question is prompted by a review in the Washington Post of E.O. Wilson's latest. Tom Bethell
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Our Early Christmas Gift to You: 12 Days, 12 Ways to Save

Mon, 2014-11-24 20:04
What a pleasure to settle into a holiday with a good book to read. Better than one book, of course, is two. Why not twelve? Evolution News & Views
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There's a Gene for That...Or Is There?

Mon, 2014-11-24 20:04
A CNN headline claims, "Blame genetics for bad driving, study finds." "Genes for," however, are dangerous words in genetics. Denyse O'Leary
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No Writ of Habeas Corpus for Orangutans

Mon, 2014-11-24 20:04
"She is being treated as a prisoner and has to suffer the presence of the public staring at her." Wesley J. Smith http://www.nationalreview.com/human-exceptionalism
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From a 2011 Paper on Bacterial Flagella, Little Comfort for Darwinists

Mon, 2014-11-24 20:04
An email correspondent pointed out a paper to me, "Structural diversity of bacterial flagellar motors," published by the European Molecular Biology Organization. Michael Behe
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Looking Forward to Thanksgiving? Here's How to Say "Thank You" to Your Friends at Evolution News and Views

Mon, 2014-11-24 20:04
Somewhere right now a student is looking for top-notch resources to balance what she is learning in her science class about the evolution controversy. Kelley J. Unger
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"A Few Years Ago, We Couldn't Have Filled a Kombi": The Brazilian Intelligent Design Adventure

Mon, 2014-11-24 20:04
A couple of days ago, I returned from the inaugural congress of the Sociedade Brasileira do Design Inteligente. Paul Nelson http://www.discovery.org/p/45
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For Overcoming Students' Intuitions of Design, The American Biology Teacher Suggests Employing Evo-Devo

Mon, 2014-11-24 20:04
I just finished reading an article by Kostas Kampourakis and Alessandro Minelli, "Evolution Makes More Sense in the Light of Development." Jonathan Wells http://www.discovery.org/p/41
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Remembering Arthur Balfour, Friend of Science and Friendly Opponent to Atheist Bertrand Russell

Mon, 2014-11-24 20:04
This year marks the hundredth anniversary of the start of World War I -- and this past week provided a terrible reminder that conflicts stirred by the war remain with us. Mike Keas
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Loeb, Johanson, Wilson: Leading Scientists Bloviate on What Nobody Knows

Mon, 2014-11-24 20:04
Everyone is welcome to an opinion. But when it comes to subjects with no data, does a famous scientist's opinion count for more than John Q. Public's? Evolution News & Views
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Don't Try This in the Laundry Room: Materialists Seek to Outsmart Thermodynamics

Mon, 2014-11-24 20:04
Mathematician Granville Sewell has argued in these pages that evolutionary theory is at crosscurrents with the second law of thermodynamics (the law of entropy), dooming it to failure. Evolution News & Views
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Transhumanism's Utopian Fantasyland

Mon, 2014-11-24 20:04
History tells us clearly that Utopianism is one of humankind's most dangerous propensities. Wesley J. Smith http://www.nationalreview.com/human-exceptionalism
Categories: Anti-Science News

Reader's Guilty Confession: I Have Re-Shelved Stephen Meyer's Books at Barnes & Noble "Quite a Few Times"

Mon, 2014-11-24 20:04
While understandable, nobody should be moving copies of pro-ID books around the shelves at your favorite bookstore. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
Categories: Anti-Science News

War on Humans: Assisted Suicide Isn't "Death with Dignity"

Mon, 2014-11-24 20:04
It's "Death with Aesthetics." The death pushers are causing more harm than they will ever know. Wesley J. Smith http://www.nationalreview.com/human-exceptionalism
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On the Barnes & Noble Shelving Fiasco, Readers Offer Further Insight, Amusement

Mon, 2014-11-24 20:04
It seems the decision to put Meyer in the Christianity section and Dawkins's God Delusion under Science was not made locally. David Klinghoffer http://www.discovery.org/p/209
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In Search of Exoplanets: Defining Habitable Space Bodies

Mon, 2014-11-24 20:04
Bill Nye, among others, has speculated that "We May Discover Life on Europa." Daniel Bakken
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