A stunt attempted by Conservapedia founder Andrew Schlafly to discredit a recent evolution experiment has gone awry and lit up many science blogs.
It all started with that great E. coli experiment we covered a few episodes ago. That’s the one in which Dr. Richard Lenski and his team tracked over 30,000 generations [...]
So much to do, and so little time. Here is my to do list that I need to complete by tomorrow night:
After many months of discussion, planning and production we are happy to announce that we have finally launched our new podcast, The Skeptics’ Guide 5X5. It will be a 5 minute +/- show that focuses on one topic per show. We’ve been working hard over the past weeks to finish all the work that a new [...]
I’m right in the middle of our yearly “Christmas Party” week here. I have 5 evening parties/gatherings to go to this week and weekend alone as well as a potluck lunch at work and a company-paid breakfast. Not to mention a birthday party for a good friend.
I also got a new dog this week. [...]