JP Micallef

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Chapter 6

Developed early in the 20th century byChamberlin (a geologist) and Moulton (an astronomer).<p>Proposed that the sun was present before the …

Intelligent Design is Stupid: Neil deGrasse Tyson

Intelligent Design

Semi-Technical In-Depth Article The Signature of God in Medicine and Microbiology<p>The molecular complexities of staphylococci mechanisms indicate the …

Hitler, Darwin and the Holocaust: How the Nazis distorted the theory of evolution

<b>Charles Darwin, Adolf Hitler (AP)</b><p>The evolution theorist couldn’t have known that people like Hitler would exploit his ideas in such horrifying ways<p>Dan McMillan<p>April 19, 2014 6:00pm (UTC)<p>Adapted from “How Could This Happen?: Explaining the Holocaust”<p><i>"In general, the brain is larger in mature adults</i> …

Evolution in the Galapagos

How closely related are humans to apes and other animals? How do scientists measure that? Are humans related to plants at all?

<b>Bioinformatician Bernhard Haubold of the Max Planck Institute of Chemical Ecology provides this explanation:</b><p>Humans, chimpanzees, gorillas, orangutans …

Dissent with Modification: Soothing Evolution–Religion Tensions in the Classroom

On topics ranging from astrophysics to public health, rejections of scientific consensus can prove quite inflexible when bolstered by religious …

What Makes a City Ant? Maybe Just 100 Years of Evolution

It can often take millenniums for organisms to evolve. But for crumb-size acorn ants in Cleveland, a single human life span may have been enough for them to become adapted to city living.<p>In a recent study published in The Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, scientists found that city acorn …

10 years later: Kitzmiller v. Dover Area School District

Evolution articles, stickers, and memorabilia rest on a bookshelf at the Sneath home in Springettsbury Township. Cyndi Sneath was one of 11 parents …