With Zika virus featuring so prominently in the news, there is a growing concern among people about its rapid spread. … Continue reading Zika Virus in the News
On February 11, the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) research team announced that they had discovered gravitational waves.1 This remarkable … Continue reading How Gravitational Waves Help Explain the Universe’s History
Does science make the case for God, or not? It depends on whom you ask. Author and TV host Eric … Continue reading Does Science Make the Case for God, or Not? (Part 1 of 2)
Is humanity special? If so, how would we know? I am willing to wager that everyone has given some thought … Continue reading Thoughts on “The Principle”
Since February 10, the media have been abuzz with the story that two quantum physicists have “corrected” Einstein’s theory of … Continue reading Have Quantum Physicists Disproved the Big Bang?
Recently, the ENCODE Project Consortium reported that 80 percent of the human genome consists of functional elements, major indicators of … Continue reading Responding to ENCODE “Skeptics”