There were so many useful and interesting posts related to evolution and religion that it seemed worthy of a round-up.
RJS discusses Tiktaalik, an important fossil of a transitional form.
Larry Moran discusses Jonathan Wells‘ junk science on junk DNA.
The Dispersal of Darwin links to a number of articles of interest, most of which relate to this topic.
And from other scientific domains, IO9 has a piece on the star that enabled Edwin Hubble to realize our universe was so much bigger than previously thought, and Bad Astronomy passes on the sad news that NASA has lost its Spirit.