March 22, 2010
What is the concerning effects brought about by the huge asteroid collinding in the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico and what those effects imply for the creation/evolution debate.
March 14, 2010
In 1980, Luis Alvarez, winner of the 1968 Nobel Prize in physics, and his geologist son, Walter, touched off a controversy when they suggested they had discovered what killed the dinosaurs.
October 18, 2007
In 1980 Nobel Prize-winning physicist Luis Alvarez and his geologist son Walter Alvarez proposed a provocative theory that suggested that the Earth had been struck by an asteroid in its past to explain the unusual amount of iridium...
July 4, 2007
An exceptional paper published a few months ago in Nature provides the first-ever estimates of genome sizes for dinosaurs (even though there is no DNA left behind in their remains). As a by-product, this work highlights another important function for junk DNA.