Archive for September 2nd, 2006

Bible Thumping Creationists Right Again

From the UK Telegraph: A second study has concluded that Neanderthals were much more like modern humans than had been previously thought, after finds from one of the most famous palaeolithic sites in Europe were re-examined by Bristol University archaeologist, Prof Joao Zilhao, and his French colleagues. Naw, really? Creation scientists have long said that […]

Why Pro-Lifers Sometimes Question Scientists (and Media)

The media told us a few weeks ago that embryonic stem cells could now be harvested for research without killing the embryos. This was hailed as a great thing, and I too was cautiously optimistic. While I can’t endorse creating life in the lab for research purposes, I might be able to go along with […]