It would be interesting to see what fully automated driving would look like in a place like Moldova.
Casey Luskin examines a paper which argues that the famous beta-globin pseudogene is functional. Why is this pseudogene famous?
What happened to the femur? Did the original discoverers hold on to the bones to stonewall an analysis with a conclusion they didn’t like?
The Darwinian view encourages a way of interacting with others where the aim is to “humiliate [one’s] lesser brethren, just to remind them who’s boss.”
If evolutionary theory is true, there were millions of intermediate hominids between our nearest fully ape-like ancestor and ourselves.