|March 2, 2015||Posted by kairosfocus under Video, Popular culture, Science, worldview issues/foundations and society, Selective Hyperskepticism, Logic and First Principles of right reason, Darwinist rhetorical tactics|
Here: embedded by Embedded VideoYouTube Direkt And while one may have reservations or quibbles about particular cases, the overall point is well taken. In her article on a “top ten” list of astro-turfers, she comments, soberingly: What’s most successful when it appears to be something it’s not? Astroturf. As in fake grassroots. The many ways […]
|January 19, 2015||Posted by News under Video, News|
Currently being uploaded at YouTube.
|April 19, 2014||Posted by kairosfocus under Religion, Atheism, Video, Science, worldview issues/foundations and society, Science, Philosophy and (Natural) Theology, Probability|
Here. (HT: VJT, also, Charles Babbage.) Video: embedded by Embedded Videovimeo Direkt
|February 5, 2014||Posted by johnnyb under Evolution, Creationism, Video|
I originally wrote this for a friend, but decided that other people might be interested, too. Anyway, this is not a blow-by-blow, and I’m sure I’m missing some important points, but here is my commentary on the debate. If parts of it read like an email to a friend, well, that’s because that’s where it […]
|January 28, 2014||Posted by kairosfocus under Video, ID Foundations, Functionally Specified Complex Information & Organization, They said it . . .|
VJT has recently posted on what kind of cosmos God made, remarking on the Don Johnson bioinformatics lecture. He linked but didn’t embed, so here is the lecture: embedded by Embedded Videovimeo Direkt And, here is the handout. No comments — go to VJT’s thread. OOPS, something funny there so I open back up comments […]
ID Foundations, 22: What about evolutionary trees of descent and homologies? (An answer to Jaceli123’s presentation of a typical icon of evolution . . . )
As has been noted, sometimes people come to UD looking for answers to questions about what they have been taught regarding “Evolution”; typically in the context of indoctrination under the Lewontinian ideological a priori materialism that he outlined thusly in his infamous 1997 NYRB article: [T]he problem is to get [the general public] to reject […]
|September 17, 2013||Posted by News under Video, Cell biology|
Voice Over: “The innermost workings of how a simple code is turned into flesh and blood.”
|September 16, 2013||Posted by News under Video, News, Cell biology|
Relax and remember that all that is going on all the time inside you, and you didn’t even know. Except this one, which is how cyanide poisoning disrupts ATP synthesis
Remembering Battle of Britain Day, Sunday Sept 15, 1940 . . . when a few stood in the gap [+ lessons on the significance of a force- in- being strategy]
|September 15, 2013||Posted by kairosfocus under Culture, Video, Popular culture, News, Science, worldview issues/foundations and society|
I looked at the date and thought, quite a lesson from history, and a follow up from those of 9/11. Summer, 1940, when The Few in their Hurricanes (mostly!) and Spitfires stood between civilisation, however flawed, and a nightmare of aggressive barbarism, with the peak being Sunday, Sept 15, 1940. (That day and date thing […]
|September 14, 2013||Posted by News under Video, Biomimicry|
The octopuses’ disappearing act is remarkable too.
9/11 Miracle — the story of Trinidadian Genelle Guzman-McMillan, last WTC 9/11 survivor to be pulled from the rubble
|September 13, 2013||Posted by kairosfocus under Religion, Off Topic, Culture, Video, News, Science, worldview issues/foundations and society|
Trinidadian Genelle Guzman-McMillan, the last WTC 9/11 survivor to be pulled from the rubble of the collapsed towers, has a story of miraculous survival, complete with her angel, Paul, who held her hand as she awaited rescue. In summary: [Genelle] was a Port Authority worker, working on the 64th floor of one of the WTC […]
Col. Rick Rescorla, the UK-born Vietnam Vet and Morgan-Stanley Dean-Witter security chief who predicted BOTH WTC attacks, and sacrificed his life saving 2,700+ others . . .
|September 12, 2013||Posted by kairosfocus under Off Topic, Culture, Video, News|
Today, let us reflect on Col. Rick Rescorla, the man who saw it coming TWICE, and then sacrificed his life saving over 2,700 lives on September 11, 2001: embedded by Embedded VideoYouTube Direkt I cannot but pause and show a video still of the Col on that fateful day as he rallied his people, bullhorn […]
|September 11, 2013||Posted by kairosfocus under Off Topic, Culture, Video, News|
CNN’s live footage that morning: embedded by Embedded VideoYouTube Direkt (More here.) END
|September 7, 2013||Posted by News under Video, Cambrian explosion|
Top people not known for fronting intelligent design think you should read it. But if it’s late and you’re tired …
|September 6, 2013||Posted by News under Video, News, Cell biology|
Yes, that’s NIH’s Francis Collins introducing the speaker.
|September 1, 2013||Posted by News under Genomics, Video, 'Junk DNA', News|
Official non-mobile chyron from the Darwin lobby: What you are seeing above is a random, undesigned, and undirected process. It only LOOKS otherwise.
|August 26, 2013||Posted by News under Video, Genetics, News, Cornell Conference|
A key difficulty with evolution theories based on Darwin (and make no mistake, that’s the majority*) is that such theories are based on an outdated view of how things work, but millions of people now make their living, in whole or in part, fronting such a view.
|August 23, 2013||Posted by News under Video, News|
Just wondering, how would UD readers rate this presentation?
Ran across this Biola video lecture (in course BB ST 450) on scientism in a thread from a few months back, HT BA77 as usual. I think it is well worth pondering: embedded by Embedded VideoYouTube Direkt So, thoughts? END
So, thoughts? END