April 2 was World Autism Awareness Day. Our author wonders what the condition means for him as a socialist activist.
Source: Autism and Anticapitalism | Left Voice
It’s circular: “Because evolution innovates things, it will innovate things if given the opportunity.”
Source: Cambrian Explosion Excuses: Theme and Variations | Evolution News
Rob Sheldon responds, “I think this is more than enough justification for the last 20 years of ID. Now can we get past the meme that ID isn’t science? That’s so 2005.” He is referring to the fact that the ID folk never thought it was junk. One reason the ID folk were supposed to be wrong was that
Source: RNA is no longer “worthless junk”; today’s revelations “unthinkable 20 years ago” | Uncommon Descent
New research on how glaciers in the European Alps will fare under a warming climate has come up with concerning results. Under a limited warming scenario, glaciers would lose about two-thirds of their present-day ice volume, while under strong warming, the Alps would be mostly ice free by 2100.
Source: More than 90% of glacier volume in the Alps could be lost by 2100 — ScienceDaily
Climate change is having a growing impact on Americans and, as the crisis escalates, communities face growing challenges. The latest report from the UN’s In
Source: Logging is the Lead Driver of Carbon Emissions From US Forests