Why we are living with Darwinism and why it matters…

This is part of a series which will review the history of why and how we are presently living with Darwinism and it will address why it matters. It is a historical overview and assessed in the light of to-day's scientific understanding of the deeper complexities of life... Darwin wrote in a 27 May 1855…

Lamarck! Who mentioned the ‘L’ word?

In a recent paper entitled: Transgenerational Epigenetics: Current Controversies and Debates by David Crews and Andrea C. Gore, they outline the following under the heading: History of Epigenetics (2014): Investigators in the field of epigenetics come from one of two distinct lineages, one derived from classic genetics and the other from evolutionary biology.[…] Preformationists believed…

Tribute to Elaine Morgan & the Aquatic Ape Theory

A Tribute to Elaine Morgan (1920-2013) Who challenged the scientific establishment on, how we got to be so UNIQUELY HUMAN By *Maria B. O’Hare (PhD -Archaeologist/independent researcher) Photo Credit: Ian Taylor, Jez Dixon, Water Babies. You can take a scientist to knowledge, but you can’t make him THINK! (I use the male pronoun for a…

My favourite blog on post-Darwinian Evolution

I have simply copied the entire article from TOF blogspot, including comments. It is a very interesting article for anyone who wants to know the current stuff on Darwinian evolution as it stands today... Enjoy and share - THANKS! TOF blog article link Thursday, January 23, 2014   Post-Darwinian Evolution A Commonplace Observation It is…

The Jesus Christ lizard that walks on water might be explained by 4th phase of water H3/O2 not just H2/O?

image from http://pakistan-harunyahya.blogspot.ie/2013/01/lizard-that-walks-on-water-basilisk.html A bove are images of the lizard that walks on water, hence its name: the Jesus Christ Lizard. Below is a video which presents very good evidence for a 4th phase of water, otherwise known as H3/2O due to its distinct molecular structure in a certain state.  My interest in posting this…

Common Descent not so common

One of the scientists in an article in the Telegraph Uk stated the following: Charles Darwin's tree of life is 'wrong and misleading', claim scientists Charles Darwin's tree of life, which shows how species are related, is " wrong" and "misleading", claim scientists.(22 Jan 2009) http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/4312355/Charles-Darwins-tree-of-life-is-wrong-and-misleading-claim-scientists.html"The tree of life is being politely buried – we…

Horizontal Gene Transfer Making a mess of Darwin’s old Tree

È PRESS RELEASE from Inst. of Science & Society    I have copied the article in full below Basically, HGT (horizontal gene transfer) is non-inherited genetic information that is carried across all domains of life, upsetting the Old Darwinian tree somewhat. Yes, as previous article on this blog have noted: snakes do share some their…