Education Intelligent Design

ID will be taught — the only question is how

Here’s the home page of the professor offering this course: http://members.aol.com/pmirecki/pmcv.htm U. of Kansas Offers Creationism Study Tuesday, November 22, 2005 http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,176354,00.html LAWRENCE, Kan. — Creationism and intelligent design are going to be studied at the University of Kansas, but not in the way advocated by opponents of the theory of evolution.

Evolution Intelligent Design

What Has Evolution Wrought?

The power of evolution to bring about remarkable biological designs never ceases to amaze me. Scratch that. The power of evolution to delude its followers into thinking it can bring about remarkable biological designs never ceases to amaze me. That’s better. Butterfly’s Navigation Secret Revealed in Flight Simulator By LiveScience Staff http://www.livescience.com/animalworld/050504_butterfly_navigation.html The monarch butterfly Read More…

Darwinism Evolution Intelligent Design

Corporate America Not Taking Sides in ID-Evo Debate

The Darwin exhibition frightening off corporate sponsors By Nicholas Wapshott in New York (Filed: 20/11/2005) An exhibition celebrating the life of Charles Darwin has failed to find a corporate sponsor because American companies are anxious not to take sides in the heated debate between scientists and fundamentalist Christians over the theory of evolution. The entire Read More…

Evolution Intelligent Design

University of Iowa Petition to Unseat Intelligent Design

From: “Biosciences” [biosciences @mail.medicine.uiowa.edu] To: [select U of Iowa faculty — ID proponents were bypassed] Dear colleagues: The issue of “Intelligent Design” has received a great deal of attention in recent months. Local interest in this issue spawned a recent panel discussion “Intelligent Design: in your classroom?” sponsored by the student group, U of I Read More…

Intelligent Design

“The Golden Record”

From a colleague: A common criticism of ID is that the design inference ONLY works when you know something about the potential designer. Since we know nothing about the potential designer for ID, it’s theory is useless and unproveable. But then I stumbled upon the Golden Record (http://voyager.jpl.nasa.gov/spacecraft/goldenrec.html) and realized this is ID in reverse. Read More…

Evolution Intelligent Design

“Nature’s design and engineering is truly inspirational”

In another article (http://www.physorg.com/news8333.html), one reads: “It’s amazing that butterflies have evolved such sophisticated design features which can so exquisitely manipulate light and colour. Nature’s design and engineering is truly inspirational.” Butterfly wings work like LEDs http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/4443854.stm When scientists developed an efficient device for emitting light, they hadn’t realised butterflies have been using the same Read More…