Ethan Osier

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Will evolution doom the cheetah?

February, 2016 <i><br>By guest author Christopher A. Emerling, PhD, NSF Postdoctoral Fellow, UC Berkeley Museum of Vertebrate Zoology</i><p>Few people will …

Kitzmiller v. Dover: Intelligent Design on Trial

In the legal case Kitzmiller v. Dover, tried in 2005 in a Harrisburg, PA, Federal District Court, "intelligent design" was found to be a form of …

Evolution: Library: Scopes Trial

It made for great oratory between eminent rivals, and it put the debate over teaching evolution on front pages across the country. But one thing the …

Victims of the Nazi Era: Nazi Racial Ideology

<b>THE HOLOCAUST</b> <br>The Holocaust is an event central to our understanding of western civilization, the nation state, and modern bureaucratic society as …

World History

Evolution and Creationism in Public Education

For decades, there has been an ongoing debate in the United States regarding how public schools can best teach about the origins and development of …

BBC - iWonder - Charles Darwin: Evolution and the story of our species

The man who struggled with his own ideas<p>Charles Darwin's theory of evolution by natural selection made us rethink our place in the world. The idea that humans shared a common ancestor with apes was a challenge to the foundations of western civilisation.<p>Darwin kept silent for 20 years before going …

Evolution Resources from the National Academies

Intelligent Design<p>"Intelligent design" creationism is not supported by scientific evidence.<p>Some members of a newer school of creationists have …

Early Theories of Evolution: Evidence of Evolution

Evolution of the Eye--an explanation by zoologist Dan-Erik Nilsson<b>.</b> This link takes<b></b> <br>you to a video at an external website. To return here, you must …

What does the fossil record show?

There are two opposite errors which need to be countered about the fossil record: 1) that it is so incomplete...and 2) that it is so good that we …

Humanity

Answers to Creationist Attacks on Carbon-14 Dating

Radiocarbon dating can easily establish that humans have been on the earth for over twenty thousand years, at least twice as long as creationists are …

Peppered Moth and natural selection

The Peppered Moth is widespread in Britain and Ireland and frequently found in ordinary back gardens, yet its amazing story has made it famous all …