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The Evolutionary Psychology Journal, Serious Entertainment

“That scientific gentleman with the bald, egg-like head and the bare, bird-like neck had no real right to the airs of science that he assumed. He had not discovered anything new in biology; but what biological creature could he have discovered more singular than himself? Thus, and thus only, the whole place had properly to […]

Intelligent Design

If Darwinian Evolution Can’t Fix Broken Genes, How Can It Create New Ones?

The Darwinian model of evolution holds that one of the key mechanisms of evolutionary innovation is the duplication of genes and the subsequent divergence of one of the duplicate copies to undertake a new functional role. Because a probability of a single gene stumbling upon a significantly different (yet functionally advantageous) sequence is so small, […]

Culture

Coffee! Smiling android is a great date?

A friend wrote recently to advise re this article, that goes to the 365 000 members of the largest engineering society in the world, about an effort to create a female android that smiles. Look, even Dilbert would not take her out for the evening, and that is saying a lot. He would otherwise spend […]

Culture Darwinism Education Evolution Religion

Albert Mohler’s Open Letter to Karl Giberson

Al Mohler has written an interesting open letter to Karl Giberson, titled “On Darwin and Darwinism: A Letter to Professor Giberson“, which is a response to Giberson’s article at The Huffington Post, titled “How Darwin Sustains My Baptist Search for Truth“. The disagreement between the two is ultimately about the compatibility of Darwinism and Christianity, […]