The eonic model beyond materialism/idealism May 12th, 2018 We keep repeating our critique of marxist theory, suggesting a different approach, e.g. cf. WHEE: One of the reasons to suggest the macro …
Source: The eonic model beyond materialism/idealism – Darwiniana
The anatomy, embryology, and evolution of the recurrent laryngeal nerve are fascinating.
Source: Welcome, Jerry Coyne, to the Exciting Field of Intelligent Design Research | Evolution News
A new study finds that peatlands may strengthen the permafrost-carbon feedback by adding to the atmospheric CO2 burden post-thaw.
Source: New research from Arctic: Thawing permafrost peatlands may add to atmospheric CO2 burden — ScienceDaily
Scientists have created such a mobile skin bioprinting system — the first of its kind — that allows bi-layered skin to be printed directly into a wound.
Source: Mobile bedside bioprinter can heal wounds — ScienceDaily
Nafeez Ahmed: Dismissals of catastrophic methane danger ignore robust science in favour of outdated mythology of climate safety
Source: Seven facts you need to know about the Arctic methane timebomb | Nafeez Ahmed | Environment | The Guardian
But, of course, Michael Behe’s point in Darwin Devolves is that natural selection primarily breaks or blunts complex things, resulting in survival at a cost. Sounds like Dr. Nesse is saying the same thing, not that he would admit it.
Source: Evolution: If mental illness helped us adapt, Michael Behe is right | Uncommon Descent
Working out where one hare ends and another begins is easy; a siphonophore, not so much. What is an individual in nature?
Source: What constitutes an individual organism in biology? | Aeon Essays