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Darwin Day 2020: More Pseudoscience than ever

Understanding Why Religious Conservatives Would Vote for Trump 2/10/20 To anyone with a conscience, Trump is both lewd and prurient, a man whose life has…

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Magic traits vs biophysical constraints (1)

For review, see: Magic traits vs Biophysical constraints across the time-space continuum of energy-dependent top-down causation. If you ignore everything known to serious scientists about…

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From Wuhan to you (5)

Editors’ note, January 2020: Many stories have promoted an unverified theory that the Wuhan lab discussed in this article played a role in the coronavirus…

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From Wuhan to you (4)

The biophysically constrained growth of an “Angel Trumpet” in a glass of water on a sunlit windowsill exemplifies what is known to all serious scientists…

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Gang rape among members of the ICGC/TCGA (1)

Caveat. Rape can also mean to plunder or strip something or someone of resources, such as funding required to make scientific progress after abandoning ridiculous…

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The tipping point (revisited): 97K (2)

More than 504 publications added on microRNAs during the past 10 days include some of the following details. Characteristic Dissection of Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae…

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Richard Axel refutes theistic evolution

Natural common descent driven by natural mutation (at protein, cis-regulatory & epigenetic levels) channeled by selection (natural, sexual, purifying etc), taking place over the last…

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From Wuhan to you (3)

Dobzhansky (1973) linked a single amino acid substitution to all morphological, behavioral and ethnic differences in primates. Taylor et al (2015) linked two amino acid…

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The tipping point (revisited): 97K (1)

The tipping point (revisited): 96K (1) 1/1/20 Happy New Year! Unless you are a biologically uninformed theorist. If so, see first and suffer: The tipping…

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From Wuhan to you (2)

Seasonal phenotype-specific expression of microRNAs during metamorphosis in the European map butterfly Araschnia levana 1/21/20 “…we postulate that posttranscriptional epigenetic regulators such as microRNAs (miRNAs)…

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