von Neumann clarification: Darwin and the Mathematicians: David Berlinski 

We had a post on an attempt to clear von Neumann for the Paradigm with a denial he was a critic of Darwin. This short interview of Berlinski should the matter straight. Since these things tend to d…

Source: Darwin and the Mathematicians: David Berlinski – 1848+: The End(s) of History

Attempted cover-up??!…//Von Neumann, Berlinski, and evolution: Who’s the hooter? 

I have known for a long time that von Neumann was a critic of Darwinism. Here we have another ridiculous attempt at a cover-up by an arrogant and either confused or deceptive biologist trying to cl…

Source: Attempted cover-up??!…//Von Neumann, Berlinski, and evolution: Who’s the hooter? – 1848+: The End(s) of History

Madagascar’s extraordinary biodiversity: Evolution, distribution, and use 

A review explains that Madagascar’s biodiversity is the product of complex processes that produced remarkable life-forms, many remaining undocumented. Source: Madagascar’s extraordinary biodiversit…

Source: Madagascar’s extraordinary biodiversity: Evolution, distribution, and use | Science – 1848+: The End(s) of History

Why making if-then connections might be the key to consciousness

How the advent of consciousness 500 million years ago gave way to an evolutionary ‘arms race’ in sophisticated thinking Source: Why making if-then connections might be the key to consciousness | Ae…

Source: Why making if-then connections might be the key to consciousness – 1848+: The End(s) of History

Commentary:…religion and evolution//How socialism helped to seed the landscape of modern religion | Aeon Ideas 

We started last week to consider the left and the various new age movements. This essay below has done a lot of our work for us, an useful history. We see only Marxism now and not the many other co…

Source: Commentary:…//How socialism helped to seed the landscape of modern religion | Aeon Ideas – 1848+: The End(s) of History

Puzzling stupidity of Darwinists…//“Professor Dave’s” Cambrian Confusion 

Darwinism has created a strange situation for science: biologists can’t defend themselves against sites like Evo-News that routinely makes mincemeat out of typical zones of mental block like …

Source: Puzzling stupidity of Darwinists…//“Professor Dave’s” Cambrian Confusion – 1848+: The End(s) of History