The significance of the earth and humanity, or our insignificance, does not hinge on age or “central” location.
The scientific community can be dominated by a dogmatism that subverts rational thought and an honest evaluation of the evidence. Intriguingly, this truth seems to have been recognized by none other than John Scopes later in life.
As North Carolina grapples with its legacy of forced sterilization, a new feature-length film dramatizes the personal toll of eugenics as well as its connection with Darwinism.
Life has meaning and some acts are right or wrong because we say so? You might well wonder how an adult could find that convincing.
Students and faculty at UAB have now been exposed to Alfred Russel Wallace as the prescient figure that he is.