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My 4 year old asked me where rains comes from, so I think, hmm, how am I going to explain the science behind the...

The Anthropomorphism of Evolution

"DNA stores information at a density per unit volume exceeding any other known medium, from hard disks to quantum holography. It’s so dense that...

How Did the West Advance Past the East?

The standard academic argument: Europe was an open market of ideas and coupled with intra-European competitive drive and old fashioned ingenuity, this led to...

It Is Impossible For Someone to Live 950 Years!

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Do Quran and Hadith Describe the Earth as Flat?

What do we make of all the verses and ahadith that seem to imply that the earth is flat or that the earth does...

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Is the narrative of Adam (s) in the Quran metaphorical? This is something that some modernist Muslims claim in their attempt to reconcile evolutionary theory...

Stop Saying Darwinism is Intuitive

What makes Darwinism, i.e., natural selection, so compelling to so many is that it seems very intuitive. Well, here is an intuitive argument against...

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