The study of the eonic effect helps to understand the beginnings of science in the ‘axial’ interval of the eonic sequence…
World History and the Eonic Effect
I gave a lecture recently at the Hellenic Library at Bellflower, California. I spoke about the Antikythera Mechanism: a 2,200 years-old computer that predic
Source: Time Machine: Re-Visiting the Golden Age of Greek Science
Strolling paw to foot with Yuni in the Rockies, I wonder: will be ever know the difference between a wolf and a dog?
Source: Will we ever know the difference between a wolf and a dog? | Aeon Ideas
This week’s “we thought it was junk but it turned out to be crucial” study comes with the added bonus that the so-called “junk” is also species-specific / taxonomically restricted. The general topic is tandemly repeated satellite DNA in the much studied fruit fly, Drosophila melanogaster. These sate
Source: Satellite DNA is Essential and Species-Specific in Drosophila melanogaster | Uncommon Descent
Ocean acidification could have serious consequences for the millions of people globally whose lives depend on coastal protection, fisheries and aquaculture, a new publication suggests.
Source: Ocean acidification ‘could have consequences for millions’ — ScienceDaily
NY Times Sunday Book Review, April 28, 2019Two New Books Dramatically Capture the Climate Change CrisisBy John LanchesterTHE UNINHABITABLE EARTHLife After WarmingBy David Wallace-WellsLOSING EARTHA Climate HistoryBy Nathaniel Rich
Source: Re: [Marxism] Two New Books Dramatically Capture the Climate Change Crisis
The men who translated Marxism into practical political terms in the form of Soviet terror were evolutionary thinkers.
Source: Karl Marx at 200 — Darwinism & Communism | Evolution News
The crab family just got a bunch of new cousins — including a 95-million-year-old chimera species that will force scientists to rethink the definition of a crab.
Source: Meet Callichimaera perplexa, the platypus of crabs — ScienceDaily