Darwin still has some cachet among design advocates. In this I differ from some of my friends and colleagues.
“The case that human language develops step by step through natural selection is weakened by the fact that no single language gene has ever been discovered.”
It’s hot out. Be glad that you’re a human being, and not some other kind of mammal.
Boodin’s view that science and metaphysics could mutually inform one another was full of promise.
Harvard psychologist Steven Pinker asserts that infanticide has biological roots. He claims that ancient humans were picky about which babies they would raise to maturity.