TCM - Life's Origin
Perhaps you remember this scene from Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure:
Bill: The truth is, Wyld Stallyns will never be a super band until we have Eddie Van Halen on guitar.
Ted: Yes, Bill. … more
How Did Life Begin?
Even though the scientific community has worked diligently since the early 1950s to explain how life originated via evolutionary processes, “It would not be an exaggeration … more
Starting an article is always the hardest step for me. As I sat at my desk just now, staring at a blank screen, I hoped that a thoughtful composition would magically materialize before my eyes.
I … more
You might have seen MSNBC, Scientists are challenged to find the origin of life, June 27, 2012; … more
(06/12/2012) Introduction to science; Falsifying RTB's model; A mechanism for evolution; Are women slow evolvers? more
BBC News, "Volcanic rock rafts 'could have been cradles of life'" Sep 02, 2011; http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-14748623 more
ScienceDaily, "Fundamental Question on How Life Started Solved: Supercomputer Calculates Carbon Nucleus," May 10, 2011; http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/05/110509113254.htm more
Universal common ancestor, Martian mineral deposits, Hydroplate theory more
Source: Yahoo! news, "Study turns back clock on origins of life on Earth", by Julie Steenhuysen, May 20, 2009; http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20090520/sc_nm/us_asteroids more
Source: FoxNews.com, "Scientists May Have Found How life Began" May 13, 2009; http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,520170,00.html more
Episode 9 of the More Than a Theory Podcast more
New Discovery Affirms RTB Model Predictions
Even though I’m a budget-hotel kinda guy, occasionally I splurge and stay in a really nice place. It’s fun to get a chance to experience … more
The solar system’s current position (in between two nearby exceptionally symmetrical and widely separated spiral arms that are devoid of any significant spurs or feathers) keeps the solar … more
Sulfur plays a crucial role in life chemistry. This fact became personal for me a year ago when I was diagnosed as sulfur deficient. Many protein functions crucially depend on sulfur. Fortunately, … more
New Research Indicates Early Earth Conditions Were Too Harsh for Life’s Origin
Since the onset of the Industrial Revolution, acid rain has been an environmental problem. Industrial processes … more
One of the most frequent complaints scientists make about the Intelligent Design movement is that their brand of intelligent design is not testable, falsifiable, or predictive. This brand lacks these … more
Mars is a good example of such a pathway. It also is a good example of how the study of other planets can expose hidden evidences for supernatural design in our own planet.
In a recent issue of … more
Latest Discoveries Highlight the Exquisite Molecular Arrangement of Simplest Life
Spring will soon be upon us. It’s the time of year when a young man’s fancy turns to love (or baseball, … more
Earlier this fall (September 25) I had a three-minute debate on Mancow’s Morning Madhouse, a nationally syndicated radio show, on the topic “Is there scientific evidence for intelligent … more