The Flintstones Is Not a Documentary

It’s like I’ve always said: Pigs are Creationists. Thankfully, Goat is the voice of reason. I’m not sure if there’s an extended metaphor for that… (via Pearls Before Swine) [Read more...]

A Brief Review of Why Evolution Is True by Jerry Coyne

When I heard of Jerry Coyne‘s book Why Evolution Is True, I had to pick it up. Then it sat on my shelf while I failed some students. Now, I’m done with it. It’s a good, thorough analysis of the evidence behind evolution. Easy to read and easy to understand, for sure. Is it as [Read More...]

Our Place in the Universe…

Pale blue dot? More like pale blue blob… (via Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal — Thanks to Zombie Girl for the link!) [Read more...]

Amusing Reply to a Creationist

Here’s a great zinger for you. Paranormal investigator Benjamin Radford wrote an article for Skeptical Inquirer in which he suggested dinosaurs died out approximately 65 million years ago. No surprises there. In response, Radford received an email from a Creationist… In your article you assume that the earth is millions of years old and dinosaurs [Read More...]

Your First Time at the Creation Museum

This will never get old: Rational people visiting the Creation Museum for the first time and just being appalled by what they see…: … the Museum makes no attempt to explain what evolution is. It does not merely underrepresent science — presumably all museums have to simplify matters for the general public — but instead [Read More...]