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Was the march for science a March away from God?

Various localities around the world took part in the ‘March for Science’ on Saturday, 22 April 2017.  What was it about?  Three different kinds of science were lumped together: operational science, climate change and the ‘science’ of evolution.  420 more words


Big Brain, Little Brain

A big brain asks for all possible data. A big brain wishes to know all there is to know. A big brain will demand data, when it is denied. 17 more words

In Search Of Truth

What Can Penguins Tell Us About Mitochondria? And Vice-Versa!

Post provided by Antoine Stier

Why on earth would someone try to combine field ornithology and mitochondrial biology? They’re so different! However, as I have a general… 1,261 more words

Methods Papers

The world's strangest sperm and eggs

Source: BBC

By Ella Davies

20 April 2017

The sperm is the smallest cell in human biology, but also one of the most complex. The egg meanwhile is the largest cell and similarly intricate. 109 more words

The Muslim Times

Fox in the Hen House

Fox in the hen house; 50 dead. Fox in the hen house; 2.1 million dead. It is a big hen house and there are allot of hens. 20 more words

In Search Of Truth

New genetics paper is not about whether climate change causes polar bear hybrids

A new paper on the evolutionary history of bears (Bears breed across species borders: Kumar et al. 2017) has concluded that hybridization is common and natural among all species of ursids. 515 more words

Climate Change

The Origins of Ant Agriculture

Ants have been farming for far longer than humans have existed. They discovered fungus farming around fifty or sixty million years ago in the wet rainforests of South America, and have continued tending their underground fungus gardens through countless years as the planet changed and changed, and changed again. 501 more words