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Trees Exchange Nutrients Through an Underground Network!

Ever since I learned about it, the phenomenon of mutualism has fascinated me (see here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, and here). If you aren’t familiar with the term, it refers to a situation in which two or … Continue reading

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Bill Nye Couldn’t Be More Wrong!

I have probably harped on Bill Nye’s errors far too much (see here, here, here, here, here, here, and here). Partly, this is because he continues to make them, when even a small amount of self-education would fix that problem. … Continue reading

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Adult Stem Cells Continue to Effectively Treat Illnesses

In a 2003 speech, John Kerry complained about the Bush administration, saying: Nothing illustrates this administration’s anti-science attitude better than George Bush’s cynical decision to limit research on embryonic stem cells. During the heat of the “stem cell wars,” this … Continue reading

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More Disagreement Between Climate Models and Data

The Day After Tomorrow was a 2004 film co-written, directed, and produced by Roland Emmerich. It depicted the destruction of a good fraction of the United States by a terrible weather calamity that had been brought about by global warming. … Continue reading

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Another Evolutionary Prediction Falsified

The best way to judge a scientific theory is to examine the predictions it makes about the observable universe. The more its predictions line up with the data, the more reliable the theory becomes. The less its predictions line up … Continue reading

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American Meteorological Society Survey Shows There Is No 97% Consensus on Climate Change

You’ve heard it a lot lately. 97% of climate scientists believe that climate change (aka global warming) is happening, and human activity is mostly to blame. It doesn’t matter that this figure comes from a terribly flawed study. It’s a … Continue reading

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Yes, Earth Is Unique, But This Study Doesn’t Demonstrate That!

The earth is sometimes called “the blue planet.” Just as Mars looks red when viewed from the earth, the earth looks blue when viewed from space. Why? Because of all the water. About 71% of the earth’s surface is covered … Continue reading

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A Spinosaurus and a “Pregnant” T. Rex at the Texas Homeschool Convention

I love going to homeschool conventions. This past weekend, I spoke at the Texas Homeschool Convention, and it was a wonderful experience. I got to talk with a lot of interesting people, like the great granddaughter of Maria von Trapp. … Continue reading

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This Is Why You Shouldn’t Pay Attention to Most Surveys

As a nation, we seem to be addicted to surveys. We want to know what other people think about politics, education, celebrities, music, television shows, movies, science, etc. I have never understood that. While I might find a survey interesting … Continue reading

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When Children Became People

Dr. O.M. Bakke has an odd name. No, really – his name is Odd Magne Bakke, and he is an Associate Professor of Church History at the School of Mission and Theology in Stavanger, Norway. For many reasons, including the … Continue reading

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