The authors argue that RNA molecules appeared in warm little ponds more than 4.17 billion years ago, transported by “meteorites and interplanetary dust particles.”
Unlike chemistry or physics, evolutionary biology is politically weaponized science.
The evolution debate doesn’t simply stand alone, isolated from other controversies like the one about climate change.
Charles Darwin famously offered a suggestion as to how his theory could be falsified.
Yesterday we reported that Wikipedia editors erased the entry for distinguished paleontolgist Günter Bechly, a proponent of the theory of intelligent design.
This is a big deal, and a reminder of a key dynamic in the debate about intelligent design.
Materialist attempts to model the construction of hierarchical organization from the bottom up collapse into a heap of unanswered questions.
Certain subjects, all posing ultimate questions, reduce much of scientific talk to pablum. Why do you think that is?
How can scientists get away with publishing patent nonsense when it comes to the origin of life?
“Warm little ponds,” in Darwin’s quaint expression, are actually very hostile environments for generating nucleotides.