During my senior year in high school, I was the proud winner of the Periodic Table Competition at the West … Continue reading A Periodic Table for Protein Structures Reveals Biochemical Design
Little kids love to ask, “Why?” So do skeptics; however, their “why” questions aren’t asked to gain insight. Instead, they … Continue reading Mitochondrial Genomes: Evidence for Evolution or Creation?
In classic science fiction serials, such as Star Trek, Doctor Who, and Stargate SG-1, intrepid heroes regularly travel to other … Continue reading Weird Life: Is Ammonia-Based Life Possible?
The science-fiction television show Babylon 5 featured a giant space station where humans and aliens could meet in peace. The … Continue reading Weird Life: Could Life Be Based on Another Liquid?
In Star Trek: The Next Generation, the crew of the Enterprise regularly encounters exotic alien life-forms. Many of these extraterrestrials … Continue reading Weird Life: Must Life Use Water as Its Solvent?
In the early days of science fiction television, aliens on shows like Star Trek and Doctor Who typically looked like … Continue reading Weird Life: Must Life Chemistry Be Carbon Based?
From time to time, biochemists make discoveries that change the way we think about how life works. In a recent … Continue reading How the Central Dogma of Molecular Biology Points to Design