NEW ARTICLES - March 2019  
Physics Is Pointing Inexorably to Mind Scientific American Blogs
Some "Problems" with the Big Bang Dr. Michael G. Strauss
Life, the universe and everything: an interview with Paul Davies Physics World
Paul Davies: Incorporating information into science as a physical quantity Uncommon Descent
Found: A Quadrillion Ways for String Theory to Make Our Universe Scientific American
Quadrillion possible ways found to rescue string theory! Uncommon Descent
Peter Woit on the quadrillion possible rescues for string theory: “pure, unadulterated hype” Uncommon Descent
No, Physicists Still Don't Know Why Matter (And Not Antimatter) Dominates Our Universe Forbes
Review: 'The Big Picture' by Sean Carroll
Best-Yet Measurements Deepen Cosmological Crisis Scientific American
Are the best measurements to date deepening the “cosmological crisis”? Uncommon Descent
A quantum experiment suggests there’s no such thing as objective reality Technology Review
Schrödinger's kittens: new thought experiment breaks quantum theory New Scientist
Formation of the Sun and Solar System Dr. Michael G. Strauss
Unusual approach to unifying the laws of physics could solve Hawking's black-hole information paradox FQXi Community
Where Are All the 'Sparticles' That Could Explain What's Wrong with the Universe? Live Science
We’ll find those “sparticles” if we have to dig up the universe! Uncommon Descent
Theorizing information out of a black hole Uncommon Descent
The Physics Still Hiding in the Higgs Boson Quanta Magazine
Still No Explanation for Matter/Antimatter Imbalance Creation-Evolution Headlines
Astronomer; We’re too dumb to think space object Oumuamua was extraterrestrial lightsail Uncommon Descent
Why could quantum monism save the soul of physics? Scientific American Blogs
Physicist: How the multiverse can save the soul of physics Uncommon Descent
Galileo Myth Goes Marching On Evolution News
Inflation: Status Update Back Reaction
At the New York Times: Are dark forces messing with our cosmos? Uncommon Descent
Dark Matter May Not Exist Creation-Evolution Headlines
Fresh data deepen mystery of dark-matter signal Nature
Another Theory of Everything - Oh My! NeuroLogica Blog
Massive Photons Could Explain Dark Matter, But Don't Universe Today
Physicists reverse time using quantum computer Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology
Hugh Ross: The fine-tuning that enabled our life-friendly moon creates discomfort Uncommon Descent
Particle physicists excited over discovery of nothing in particular Back Reaction
Hossenfelder: Now they are marketing non-discoveries as discoveries Uncommon Descent
More Than One Reality Exists (in Quantum Physics) Live Science
Quantum Scarring Appears to Defy Universe's Push for Disorder Quanta Magazine
Do some particles defy the universe’s push for disorder? Uncommon Descent
Dark matter experiment finds no evidence of axions Science Daily
Researchers: Experiment turns up no evidence of theoretical particle, the axion Uncommon Descent
'Mindblowing' haul of fossils over 500m years old unearthed in China The Guardian
A treasure trove of Cambrian fossils Science Magazine
Half-a-billion-year-old fossil reveals the origins of comb jellies Science Daily
Soft Tissue in Biggest Ever Cambrian Fossil Bonanza Creation-Evolution Headlines
Mystery shrouding oldest animal fossils solved Science Daily
Researchers: Dickinsonia (571–541 mya) could have had mouth and guts Uncommon Descent
Researchers: Newly discovered frog separated from others by 50 million years Uncommon Descent
Were early planetesimals Earth’s source of water and biogenic elements? Uncommon Descent
Ancient records prompt rethink of animal evolution timeline Science Daily
Strong planetary magnetic fields like Earth's may protect oceans from stellar storms
New Paper Confirms the Trilobite Explosion Evolution News
Challenging the Cambrian Explosion as a One-Time Event Nature
Mammals' unique arms started evolving before the dinosaurs existed Science Daily
Mammals' unique arms predated dinosaurs Uncommon Descent
"Ice Cube" Study of Ediacaran Fossils Is Junk Science Evolution News
Crying "Chance, Chance" When There Is No Chance Evolution News
Insuperable problems of the genetic code initially emerging in an RNA world Science Direct
Researchers: Genetic code emerging in an RNA world faces “insuperable problems” Uncommon Descent
Another Failure to Recreate Life's Origins ICR
Can biologically active sequences come from random DNA?
Computer Scientists Create Programmable Self-Assembling DNA UC Davis
Another functional pseudogene BBC
More “junk DNA” that actually does something Uncommon Descent
Seeds inherit memories from their mother Science Daily
Michael Behe’s response to Lehigh colleagues’ criticism Uncommon Descent
Thanks, Professor Lenski, the LTEE Is Doing Great! Evolution News
Model learns how individual amino acids determine protein function Science Daily
For Dreams of Darwinian Evolution, First Rule of Adaptive Evolution Is an Insuperable Problem Evolution News
Thinking twice about the evolution of photosynthesis Royal Society Publishing
Scientist constructs artificial photosynthetic cells Science Daily
What makes evolution go backwards? Science Daily
We are now informed that evolution can go backward Uncommon Descent
Devolution or evolution? Uncommon Descent
Motor nerves turn out to need “expert guidance” Uncommon Descent
Newly discovered Medusavirus give new insights on how organisms and viruses co-evolved Science Daily
Algae Multicellular Evolution Study Debunked ICR
Antibiotic resistance not evolution in action
Researchers: Microbes can make evolution work faster for their hosts Uncommon Descent
Speed limit on DNA-making sets pace for life's first steps Princeton University
Error Catastrophe: Manfred Eigen's Show-Stopper Is Still Stopping the Origin-of-Life Show Evolution News
The quantified cell UC Berkeley Molecular and Cell Biology
Proteome Is Analogous to Language Evolution News
Codes Cannot Create Themselves Creation-Evolution Headlines
Biological Codes Are Everywhere Creation-Evolution Headlines
The Math That Tells Cells What They Are Quanta Magazine
Revealing the rules behind virus scaffold construction Science Daily
Small Wonders: Scientists Reveal the Secrets of Amazing Little Insects and Crustaceans Evolution News
Please Pass The Blueprints Uncommon Descent
Drought adaptation in Arabidopsis thaliana by extensive genetic loss-of-function eLIFE
How secret conversations inside cells are transforming biology Nature
In Nature: Cells have “secret conversations” Uncommon Descent
Complex Life Might Require a Very Narrow Habitable Zone Universe Today
Researchers: Habitable zone is probably narrower than hoped Uncommon Descent
Researchers: First animal cell was not simple; it could “transdifferentiate” Uncommon Descent
Neutral Theory of Evolution Debunked Creation-Evolution Headlines
Where Design Explains, Darwinism Explains Away Evolution News
The influence of a single neuron on its network Nature
Amoebae diversified at least 750 million years ago, far earlier than expected Science Daily
Behe, McDiarmid Continue a Discussion of the Lents Review Evolution News
Behe’s Trainwreck Response to Science Peaceful Science
A Response to My Lehigh Colleagues, Part 1 - Michael Behe Evolution News
A Response to My Lehigh Colleagues, Part 2 - Michael Behe Evolution News
A Response to My Lehigh Colleagues, Part 3 - Michael Behe Evolution News
Michael Behe: A Man and His Critics Evolution News
Jerry Coyne, Ken Miller Revive a "Fishy Story" Evolution News
Photosynthesis Continues to Amaze ICR
Designer organelles bring new functionalities into cells EMBL
Designer organelles bring new functionalities into cells Science Daily
Why Aren't All Animal Species Big? Real Clear Science
Viruses Devolve Uncommon Descent
A New Discovery Upends What We Know About Viruses Uncommon Descent
A mating war in diving beetles has stopped the evolution of species Science Daily
Birds with Modern Traits Flew Over Dinosaurs Creation-Evolution Headlines
Reset! Different segs of virus genome can exist in different cells but work together Uncommon Descent
The Revolutionary Discovery of a Distributed Virus The Atlantic
Guardians of the synapse: Scientists identify a new role for nerve-supporting cells Science Daily
Hachimoji DNA argues against evolution
Surprise superhighway: Cambrian worms lived in “unsustainable” ocean 500 mya Uncommon Descent
Engineered Adaptability: Creatures' Anticipatory Systems Forecast and Track Changes ICR
Why Animals Don't Speak Evolution News
Cells use sugars to communicate at the molecular level Science Daily
Cells and proteins use sugars to talk to one another Uncommon Descent
Exploiting Functional Context in Biology: Reconsidering Classification of Bacterial Life IEEE Computer Society
Does the Toast Model Explain Fossil Protein Persistence? ICR
Genes that evolve from scratch expand protein diversity: Genomic analysis of rice plants provides decisive evidence of de novo gene origination Science Daily
Genes that evolve from scratch expand protein diversity University of Chicago Medicine
Rapid evolution of protein diversity by de novo origination in Oryza Nature Ecology & Evolution
How new species arise in the sea Science Daily
Brain Surface Area Reveals Overlap in Genes, Intelligence, Evolution The Scientist
Running upright: The minuscule movements that keep us from falling Science Daily
Octopus And Squid Evolution Is Officially Weirder Than We Could Have Ever Imagined Science Alert
Octopuses and squid edit their RNA in response to environment Uncommon Descent
Elegant interplay of coloration strategies is discovered in squid's smart skin Science Daily
Fetal development seen as work the work of an intelligent artisan Uncommon Descent
Biologists experimentally trigger adaptive radiation Science Daily
Bioluminescence-the light of living things
New tool uses RNA sequencing to chart rich maps of cellular and tissue function Science Daily
Sleep Is Critical for the Zebrafish Brain to Repair DNA Damage The Scientist
New mechanism used by bacteria to evade antibiotics Science Daily
Scientists Watched a New Bird Species Evolve on Galapagos in Just 2 Generations Science Alert
Scientists Reawaken Cells From a 28,000-Year-Old Mammoth Motherboard
Scientists delineate pathway that helps us make antibodies Science Daily
Like rats, your brain may contain 'time cells' that help form long-term memories University of Toronto
When Did Humans Start to Get Old? Discover Magazine
Algal library lends insights into genes for photosynthesis Science Daily
Researchers build "public library" to help understand photosynthesis Uncommon Descent
Biologists Discover Unknown Powers in Mighty Mitochondria Quanta Magazine
Survival at a price: Bacteria cut off flagella to stay alive Uncommon Descent
Water beetles mate themselves to an evolutionary standstill Cosmos Magazine
A mating war in diving beetles has stopped the evolution of species Uncommon Descent
Building blocks of sickle cell disease are much less efficient at organizing than previously thought Science Daily
New findings shed light on origin of upright walking in human ancestors Science Daily
Modern Human Activities Muddle Analyses of Prehistoric Migrations The Scientist
Review of 'Sapiens' by Yuval Harari
The Real Reason Why Only Human Beings Speak Mind Matters
Denisovan Skull Piece Confirmed Sapiens
First known fossil of a Denisovan skull discovered in cave Science News
Rabbit bones suggest Neanderthals were better hunters than we thought New Scientist
More Penitence Needed Toward Our Neanderthal Brethren Creation-Evolution Headlines
The Neanderthal renaissance Aeon
Warm weather pushed Neanderthals into cannibalism Cosmos Magazine
Lessons from the Ongoing "Rewrite" of Human Origins Evolution News
Logic spaghetti: Who created God? Uncommon Descent
Is Human Life a Cosmic Accident?: Atheists' Contradictory Position - Richard Weikart FOCL
Does Darwinism Devalue Human Life? - Richard Weikart FOCL
Atheist public intellectual John Gray separates the atheist wheat from the chaff Uncommon Descent
My Genes Made Me Do It: Biological Determinism - Richard Weikart FOCL
Templeton winner Marcelo Gleiser endorses the Rare Earth principle Uncommon Descent
Is there a natural way to live? Uncommon Descent
Faith and Science: Part I - Experimental science and implications for faith in science and God Quest - Kirk Durston
William Lane Craig contra The Genesis Account
Atheism is inconsistent with the scientific method
Darwinism Inspired China’s Communist Holocaust Creation-Evolution Headlines
On “Materialistic Scientism Is Fundamentally Irrational” Uncommon Descent
10 Things You Should Know about Genesis 1-3 Crossway
Examining Supposed Creation Passages in the Psalms Answers in Genesis
The rise and fall of scientific authority - and how to bring it back Nature
Sabine Hossenfelder: How you can help science out of a rut Uncommon Descent
Pushback against abandoning “statistical significance” in science Uncommon Descent
Why John Walton's Lost World books are a lost cause
The Extrapolation Fallacy in Evolutionary Storytelling Creation-Evolution Headlines
N.T. Wright lectures on the seven mutations caused by resurrection of Jesus Wintery Knight
Resurrection and Reality - Zachary Ardern Peaceful Science
Can We Be Wrong About Science? - An Interview with John Lennox Logically Faithful
Are the Gospels “Historically Reliable”? A Focused Comparison of Suetonius’s Life of Augustus and the Gospel of Mark - Mike Licona Religions
Do Extraordinary Claims Require Extraordinary Evidence?
Claim: Evolution Proves Molinism, and Molinism Proves Evolution Evolution News
Was Stalin an atheist? Is atheism or communism responsible for mass murders? Wintery Knight
Darrell L. Bock and Richard E. Averbeck discuss issues related to creation in Genesis DTS Voice
What Is Intelligent Design? A Thomistic Perspective Evolution News
Lying with science: a guide to myth debunking Spectator
Michael Behe: How to tell if scientists are bluffing Uncommon Descent
Scientism is not a cure for stupidity Mind Matters
Transhumanism and the Death of Human Exceptionalism Areo Magazine
The Anthropic Principle Is What Scientists Use When They've Given Up On Science Forbes
Misuses of the Anthropic Principle? Uncommon Descent
Is Science in Crisis? CNRS News
A new wrinkle in misleading research? Uncommon Descent
Is religion good or bad for humanity? Epic analysis delivers an answer New Scientist
Was Thomas Kuhn Evil? Scientific American
Was philosopher of science Thomas Kuhn “evil” Uncommon Descent
Darwinism’s influence on Thomas Kuhn Uncommon Descent
Gaia needs a reboot and New Scientist is here to explain Uncommon Descent
Did complex societies predate moral gods? Uncommon Descent
Logic And First Principles, 15: On The Architecture Of Being. Or, Are Certain Abstract Entities (“Abstracta”) Such As Numbers, Natures, Truth Etc Real? If So, How — And Where? Uncommon Descent
Ben Shapiro May Have Done the Best Interview with Stephen Meyer That I've Seen Evolution News
Michael Egnor: Are electrons conscious? Mind Matters
Logic And First Principles, 12: The Crooked Yardstick Vs Plumb-Line Self-Evident Truths Uncommon Descent
Logic And First Principles, 13: The Challenge Of Creeping Scientism (And Of Linked Nominalism) Uncommon Descent
Logic & First Principles, 14: Are Beauty, Truth, Knowledge, Goodness And Justice Merely Matters Of Subjective Opinions? (Preliminary Thoughts.) Uncommon Descent
Sleep Helps To Repair Damaged DNA In Neurons, Scientists Find The Guardian
Brain Wars: Return of the Sex Deniers American Council on Science and Health
2018 Creationist paper: Retraction notice isn’t enough for Jerry Coyne Uncommon Descent
Bullet Points for Jerry Coyne Evolution News
Coyne: "The Tuxedo Is Fraying"! Evolution News
How did Stephen Hawking get to be “world’s smartest scientist”? Uncommon Descent
Robert J. Marks: The mathematics underlying our world is fascinating and full of surprises Mind Matters
Rare Earth Elements and Intelligent Design Evolution News
National Geographic announces: We Are Not Alone Uncommon Descent
Still another take on They’re Out There Uncommon Descent
When it comes to hearing words, it's a division of labor between our brain's two hemispheres Science Daily
Here's How We'll Know an AI Is Conscious Nautilus
New monument to Alfred Russel Wallace Uncommon Descent
Is there life on Mars? Let's assess the evidence Cosmos Magazine
Did Mars and Earth swap microbes? Cosmos Magazine
OOL researcher Paul Davies: They used to make fun of me for saying Earth, Mars swapped microbes… Uncommon Descent
What drives the trend toward astrology today? Uncommon Descent
The man attempting to merge physics and the paranormal Cosmos Magazine
Book Review - This View of Life National Review
A philosopher muses on why machines are not creative Mind Matters
A philosopher explains why machines are not creative Uncommon Descent
The Mismeasurements of Stephen Jay Gould Quillette
AI creates kitsch, not art Mind Matters
The Flawed Logic behind “Thinking” Computers, Part I Mind Matters
MIT prof was smarter than God Uncommon Descent
'Zoo hypothesis' may explain why we haven't seen any space aliens NBC News