Animal vs. Human vs. AI Minds 

Michael Medved talks with Robert J. Marks about animal vs human mindsWith a glance at unique human creativityRobert J. Marks: Sometimes the results of computation are surprising. But they are not creative because it has all been placed there in the computer program. Humans can do something e

Source: Michael Medved Talks With Robert J. Marks About Animal vs. Human vs. AI Minds | Mind Matters

Climate Change and Biodiversity Should Be Top Headline News 

“We can’t turn away from reality if we want to avoid catastrophe.”.. When the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a special report in October warning of how quickly we’re advancing

Source: Climate Change and Biodiversity Should Be Top Headline News | Common Dreams Views

ID craziness: Diarrhea and the appendix are signs of intelligent design « Why Evolution Is True

It’s curious how adaptations that could have evolved by natural selection are nevertheless seen as evidence for Intelligent Design. Indeed, in the case of diarrhea and the appendix, as ID adv…

Source: ID craziness: Diarrhea and the appendix are signs of intelligent design « Why Evolution Is True

Charles Darwin’s grandfather’s poetry prophesied evolutionary theory | Uncommon Descent

Erasmus Darwin remains largely unread in an age when he could be read online for free. There must be something amiss with Ed Simon’s assumption that persons of his type can “cure the world.”

Source: Charles Darwin’s grandfather’s poetry prophesied evolutionary theory | Uncommon Descent