Dennett: Darwin Had The Single Greatest Idea Anyone Ever Had

This is a terrific video in which Dennett and Dawkins get further into the weeds discussing the dynamics of evolution, responsibility, how you can make living things out of dead stuff and conscious ones out of unconscious ones, the wonder of natural processes, the idea that we have souls—but they’re made of neurons, and many [Read More...]

You’re A Good Man, Charlie Darwin

by Dresden Codak (thanks to Neal for informing me of the source). Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Human Evolution Made Easy

Darwin’s “little heresy”: Thanks to Meko. Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Missing Links?

Are there any such things? Is there any legitimate reason to talk about “missing links” when it is a term beloved by creationists and used to spread misunderstanding about evolution? Greg Laden has an interesting, very long, post all about whether or how we should use this term. Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Best Use Of Evolution In A Beer Commercial Ever.

Thanks to Tony for the heads up. Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Richard Dawkins: Waking Up In The Universe—Growing Up In The Universe

A great video: Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

“Evolution Is A Blind Watchmaker”

A simulation addressing Paley’s watch argument by demonstrating that if the components watches are made of had the same basic properties that the components of organic beings have, then they could have evolved just as well: Thanks to Eric for the find. Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

The Story of the Scopes Monkey Trial, Narrated By Edward R. Murrow (And Footage Of Inherit The Wind)

Beautiful speeches from Inherit the Wind are here and here. I’m pretty sure this film would be too controversial to shoot and release to mainstream audiences with this script in America today. Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Darwin’s Birthdaily Hilarity: People Are Not Animals! (and evolution never happened)

Edward Current makes the case: Your Thoughts? [Read more...]