NEW ARTICLES - March 2016  
George Hunter: Mycoplasma mycoides Just Destroyed Evolution Uncommon Descent
Minimal Genome Created The Scientist
Design and synthesis of a minimal bacterial genome Science Magazine
Why a synthetic minimal genome is a big deal New Scientist
An Engineered "Minimal" Microbe Is Irreducibly Complex, Thus Evidence of Intelligent Design Evolution News and Views
Minimal Cell Challenges Naturalism Creation-Evolution Headlines
Venter’s minimal cell is a parasite Uncommon Descent
An up-close view of bacterial 'motors' Science Daily
Natural selection is a negative principle only Uncommon Descent
“Not only has Dawkins ruined science. He’s ruined atheism too.” Cosmic Fingerprints
Perry Marshall: Dawkins ruined atheism Uncommon Descent
Cornelius Hunter: Humble Comb Jelly Has a Through-Gut Uncommon Descent
New Scientist vs. William Lane Craig on infinity explanations Uncommon Descent
Science Journalism Disseminates Propaganda Creation-Evolution Headlines
Biological mechanism passes on long-term epigenetic 'memories' Science Daily
Study finds vast diversity among viruses that infect bacteria Science Daily
Human/ape ancestor largely unknown Uncommon Descent
Fish mouths as engineered structures Nature
Ant antennae are a two-way communication system Science Daily
Cornelius Hunter: The research adds to a growing line of evidence
destructive of evolutionary theory
Uncommon Descent
Does Modern Genetics Confirm a Historical Adam? ICR
Mechanism for passing on epigenetic memories identified? Uncommon Descent
Oldest known multicellulars are Ediacaran seaweed Uncommon Descent
A More Accurate Chimpanzee Genome ICR
Bad science: Is psychology just a scapegoat? Uncommon Descent
Researchers: Disbelief in free will disrupts cooperation – only temporarily Uncommon Descent
Artificial cell designed in lab reveals genes essential to life New Scientist
Synthetic bug given 'fewest genes' BBC
The conflict between science and religion lies in our brains CWRU - Think
Ancient seaweed fossils some of the oldest of multicellular life Science Daily
Embryo cells decide their future only two days after conception New Scientist
Embryo development: Some cells are more equal than others even at four-cell stage Science Daily
New consciousness thesis: Integrated Information Theory Uncommon Descent
Why watching comb jellies poop has stunned evolutionary biologists Science Magazine
Headed toward Christ: The grand narrative of evolution Christian Century
Lawrence Krauss’ Monumental Blunder(s) - George Hunter Uncommon Descent
Researchers discover sophisticated alarm signaling in a primitive insect Science Daily
Would any creation story be better for naturalism than Darwinism is? Uncommon Descent
Time to Retire 'Theistic Evolution' - John Farrell Forbes
What makes us conscious? The Conversation
Why “fitness vs. truth” matters Uncommon Descent
Poaching Alan Lightman on the multiverse Uncommon Descent
Debate Redux: The Myth of Natural Selection - George Hunter Uncommon Descent
But for Meyer there would have been no debate Uncommon Descent
Larry Moran -- Voice of Reason (on the Toronto debate) Evolution News and Views
How Not to Debate -- Lawrence Krauss in Toronto Evolution News and Views
Why there might be many more universes besides our own BBC
BBC: Why multiverse might exist (yet again) Uncommon Descent
If the World Began Again, Would Life as We Know It Exist? Nautilus
Jerry Coyne prophesies Toronto ID debate with Lawrence Krauss, Stephen C. Meyer, and Dennis Lamoureux Uncommon Descent
Vincent Torley’s Notes to Krauss- Meyer-Lamoureux debate Uncommon Descent
Krauss vs Meyer: Debate opponents disagree not only on Origins but on the
intellectual capacity of their audience
Uncommon Descent
Krauss verses Jonathan Edwards on Nothing Don McLeroy
WTL? (What the Lamoureux?): Some thoughts on the Toronto debate Shadow of Oz
Evolutionary Tyranny Still Casts Cloud Over Science ICR
Cosmologist: Could dark matter be heavy? Uncommon Descent
We didn’t know randomness could be “subtle” - Quanta Uncommon Descent
More ancient viruses lurk in our DNA than we thought Science Daily
A radical new view of evolution New Scientist
The black-hole collision that reshaped physics Nature
Science writers should be better skeptics Uncommon Descent
Of molluscs and Miller (on theistic evolution) -- continued Shadow of Oz
Remembering Austin Hughes (1949–2015) Uncommon Descent
DNA molecules directly interact with one another in way dependent on sequence of the DNA and epigenetic factors Science Daily
Evolution must evolve, New Scientist insists Uncommon Descent
George Hunter: Natural Selection Does Machine Learning Uncommon Descent
Psychology is in crisis. This scientist's striking confession explains how we got here. Vox
Philosophy: Therapy or search for truth? Uncommon Descent
Fungus is oldest land fossil at 440 mya Uncommon Descent
Origin of life: Iceball Earth is back Uncommon Descent
Origin of Life: Volcanic vent is back too Uncommon Descent
Your brain might be hard-wired for altruism Science Daily
Claim: Our brains are hardwired for altruism Uncommon Descent
Substantial genomic remnants of the extinct Denisovans recovered in Oceania populations Science Daily
Remarkable ancient DNA recovery from Sima de los Huesos Todd Wood Blogspot
Scientific paper causes uproar for speaking of "Creator" Independent
Scientific paper credits 'the Creator' for human hand design
#CreatorGate: How a study on hands sparked an uproar about science, God and ethics in publishing Washington Post
Wayne Rossiter: Irrationality on display in PLOS One "creator" flap Uncommon Descent
Incredible images reveal bacteria motor parts in unprecedented detail Science Daily
High-power biological wheels and motors imaged for first time New Scientist
“Incredible ”bacterial rotors, varying torques, imaged Uncommon Descent
Handful of Biologists Went Rogue and Published Directly to Internet NY Times
Normalizing non-Darwinian evolution Uncommon Descent
Neil deGrasse Tyson is super wrong about how sex works Washington Post
Tyson wrong on duck sex? Uncommon Descent
Is extended front-loading plausible? Uncommon Descent
Is “extended front loading” of life just politically correct ID? Uncommon Descent
Why do mitochondria have any DNA at all? Uncommon Descent
Leprechauns and Intelligent Design Stand to Reason
Bill Nye Embarrasses Himself Uncommon Descent
Why are so many smart people such idiots about philosophy? Quartz
Ever wonder why so many prominent scientists are so ignorant? And proud of
Uncommon Descent
Many scientific truths are in fact false Quartz
Are the Constants of Physics Constant? Scientific American
Most Theories of Consciousness Are Worse Than Wrong The Atlantic
Teaching kids philosophy makes them smarter in math and English Quartz
Why the Scientific Imagination Matters Uncommon Descent
Philosophy makes kids smarter in math. And literacy. Uncommon Descent
Do scientists “believe” things? Uncommon Descent
Evolutionary 'selection of the fittest' measured for the first time Science Daily
Consciousness: Brain as information processing machine? Uncommon Descent
Upright Biped: Encounter with a critic of biological semiosis Uncommon Descent
Trilobite “behaviorally sophisticated” Uncommon Descent
What dark matter might be: Researchers present a new model Science Daily
Are Black Holes Real? PBS
Are black holes real?, asks NOVA Uncommon Descent
10 Quantum Truths About Our Universe Forbes
Pigeons, computers and Picasso Uncommon Descent
Researchers: Small amount of oxygen 3.8 billion years ago Uncommon Descent
Human evolution: “Race” to the bottom Uncommon Descent
How not to diss Darwin Uncommon Descent
Did life begin in a pool in the shadow of a volcano? Quanta Magazine
Oldest ancient-human DNA details dawn of Neanderthals Nature
Ancient DNA identifies 'early Neanderthals' BBC
Neanderthals diet: 80% meat, 20% vegetables Science Daily
Fossil reptile discovery 'something extraordinary' BBC
Scientism = junk science in the courtroom Uncommon Descent
140-myo fossil of "the familiar pine tree" Science Daily
Gorilla-Human "Split": Where Do Gorillas Hang On Family Tree? Answers in Genesis
LHC finds particle much bigger than Higgs? Uncommon Descent
Army ants evolve to regain sight and more in return to surface Science Daily
Molecular experiment reverses evolution in birds obtaining a dinosaur-like lower leg AlphaGalileo
Are there really 1000 “species” of cichlid? Uncommon Descent
Table of contents of latest Journal of Creation 30(1)
Evolutionary leap from fins to legs was surprisingly simple Science Daily
Reversing the legacy of junk science in the courtroom Science Magazine
Scientists Discover A New Kind Of Stem Cell Popular Science
The genetic 'switch' that makes many animals look alike as embryos The Conversation
Infinity at Starbucks: Starring Laszlo Bencze and Art Battson Uncommon Descent
New basal bird from China reveals the morphological diversity in early birds Science Daily
Slate: Big psych “ego depletion” theory debunked Uncommon Descent
Early Earth may have been ice cold Science Daily
Could oldest human genome rewrite history? Uncommon Descent
Denton is in Darwin’s nightmares Uncommon Descent
Breaking!: Early humans had hard life Uncommon Descent
Biologists go rogue Uncommon Descent
The Oldest Human Genome Ever Has Been Sequenced, & It Could Rewrite Our History
The Limits of Natural Selection in a Nonequilibrium World Trends in Genetics
Review of: The Origin of Higher Taxa (Kemp 2015) Cell
The Search for the Origin of Life [Excerpt] Scientific American
First life may have been forged in icy seas on a freezing Earth New Scientist
Origin of life: Ice cube life on frozen Earth? Uncommon Descent
Four ways inheritance is more complex than Mendel knew Science Daily
Study explores how disbelief in free will corrupts intuitive cooperation Science Daily
DNA repair mechanisms shout creation
Lee Spetner: What is epigenetics? Uncommon Descent
Spotting the design inference with kairosfocus Uncommon Descent
Discovery of a 'neuronal big bang' in brain of newborns Science Daily
Credibility crisis: Psychology’s wishful thinking Uncommon Descent
When astrology was considered science Wonders and Marvels
Why aren’t there more cosmic void dwarfs? Uncommon Descent
No Big Bang? Quantum equation predicts universe has no beginning
How Viruses Infiltrated Our DNA and Supercharged Our Immune System The Atlantic
Endogenous retroviruses in the human genome can regulate genes involved in innate immune responses The Scientist
Explanimator: Does infinity exist in the real world? New Scientist
Explanimator: Does infinity exist in the real world? - A Response Kirk Durston
Paper that says human hand was 'designed by Creator' sparks concern Nature
Scientific paper which says the human hand was designed by a 'Creator' sparks controversy Independent
A Science Journal Invokes 'the Creator,' and Science Pushes Back Wired
Secularist Intolerance Against Scientific Paper That Briefly Mentions Creator Answers in Genesis
'Essential' genes may not be so essential after all STAT News
Cambrian Fossil Shows Nervous System Tech Times
Science is Turning Back to the Dark Ages The Times
Without ancestral gene life on Earth might not have evolved beyond slime Science Daily
Researchers overturn landmark study on the replicability of psychological science Science Daily
Who Says Most Psychology Studies Can't Be Replicated? Pacific Standard
The Intricacies of Flight in the Natural World Answers in Genesis
Sean Pitman on evolution of mitochondria Uncommon Descent
Small dragonfly found to be world's longest-distance flyer Science Daily
After Black Holes Collide, a Puzzling Flash Quanta Magazine
How Did Plate Tectonics Get Started on Earth? Answers in Genesis
Cells were complex even before mitochondria? Uncommon Descent
Gorilla Y chromosome more similar to human than chimp Science Daily
Peter Woit vs. Sean Carroll on bending rules Uncommon Descent
Neandertals may have used chemistry to start fires Science
Darwin's Evil Fruit Exposed Creation-Evolution Headlines
When pop science sounds like mentalist carnival barkers Uncommon Descent
Conditions for life may hinge on how fast the universe is expanding Science
Universe expansion speed just right for life? Uncommon Descent
520-Million-Year-Old Nervous System Found Discovery
520 mya nervous system much like today’s systems Uncommon Descent
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