Feb 18

Three Ducks In A Row

Question from Bryson: 1. Based on Mendel’s work, only genes, not physical acquired traits are passed to the next generation. Now, based on that, what mechanism in nature creates new genetic codes to build an improved animal? None that I … Continue reading

Feb 02

Ham vs Nye: Whoever Wins, Who Really Wins?

Question from Jordan: Hello ATA. I was wondering how you felt about the upcoming Ham/Nye debate. From what I can tell, most atheists are not happy about the debate. They claim that an atheist should never debate a creationist because … Continue reading

Jan 31

The Poorly-Tuned Universe?

Question from Alex: Hi, this question has the intention to find if there are direct counter-examples of the fine-tuning argument, by this I mean constants that could be adjustable without impeding the emergence of life in the universe; are there … Continue reading

Dec 24

A Little More Than Kin, And Less Than “Kind”

Question from Anisa: Message: Is there any observable evidence of Darwinian evolution where there is a CHANGE OF KIND? By ‘KIND’, I mean from monkey to human etc. Not adaptation. CHANGE OF KIND. Answer by SmartLX: “Kind” in this context … Continue reading

Dec 14

The World of Leftover Energy

Question from Andrew: Why do atheists like Stenger say that the universe can be eternal, when this does not hold? Stenger argues that the universe can be eternal, non-created, extrapolating the law of conservation of energy-mass before the planck time, … Continue reading