If it weren’t for his activities trying to cast fear on career-vulnerable scientists who are open to intelligent design, there might be something almost endearingly oafish about Dr. Coyne.
Well, good for him. Unwittingly, he shares with his readers a clip that is among the many spectacular sequences in Flight: The Genius of Birds.
Here’s a fantastic video caught by two women out canoeing. One’s jaw drops.
The first obstacle to light in the eye is the cornea. How does the embryo build a transparent window out of cells?
As a rule, a scientific explanation should avoid several common fallacies.