Evolution of This Blog: Falling Down The Darwinian Rabbit Hole

Once you break through the illusion everything you ever wanted to know about biological evolution, but, were often afraid to ask - starts to make perfect sense... First, however, we need to briefly ask ourselves some pertinent questions regarding our standard Darwinian model - updated by the Neo-Synthesisers in its genetic form. For instance, “If…

Everything is Scale-Dependent: “Something Universal is Going on…”(G. West – physics applied to biology)

''Everything around us is scale dependent... It's woven into the fabric of the universe... It is truly amazing because life is easily the most complex of complex systems,... 'But in spite of this, it has this absurdly simple scaling law. Something universal is going on ...” Johnson (1999, ‘New York Times’ 12th January, excerpts taken…

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…

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…

“Natural Selection is about competition for resources and snowflakes are not alive — they don’t need it.” says Stuart Kauffmann

Looking at simple forms like the snowflake, [Kauffmann] he noted that its "delicate sixfold symmetry tells us that order can arise without the benefit of natural selection". Kauffman says natural selection is about competition for resources and snowflakes are not alive -- they don't need it.   See link below for more on fractals/maths in…