Around the Blogosphere 6/30/07
The bafflement centers around life's origins and Mike Gene writes this in his blog entry:
"Koonin recently authored a paper entitled, The cosmological model of eternal inflation and the transition from chance to biological evolution in the history of life."
An excellent post that highlights both the problems and metaphysical concerns surrounding the matter of life's origins. It also featured a stellar comment in response to it by David Heddle:
A You Tube wow moment.
A post on efforts to legislatively gag conservative radio talk shows. Freedom of speech is a basic and paramount issue that impacts science as well as discussions of evolution and intelligent design. Politicians need to respect the First Amendment.
The molecular clock...
The design of complex systems.
Gradualism, fossils and stasis.
The search for earth like planets.
Heterochromatin and its many essential functions.
History and biological validity: when Darwinian thinking leads to foolish conclusions.