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Kepler and the Scientific Revolution

Joseph Spradley writes:

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Melinda Penner | October 3, 2013

Natural Selection and Mutation

Someone brought this video to our attention and asked what our response is. It's a nicely made video, but the argument is so flawed the response seems simplistic. 

Blog Post | Apologetics | Melinda Penner | October 1, 2013

The Laws of Nature

The constant laws of nature that are the foundation of modern science and mathematics were a development of thinking around the 15-16th centuries - and grounded on theology, the God of the Bible. Nature and Nature's laws lay hid    in nightGod said: "Let Newton be!"    and all was light.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Melinda Penner | September 26, 2013

Links Mentioned on the 7/09/13 Show

The following are links that were either mentioned on this week's show or inspired by it, as posted live on the @STRtweets Twitter feed:

Blog Post | Apologetics | STR | July 9, 2013

Links Mentioned on the 6/25/13 Show

The following are links that were either mentioned on this week's show or inspired by it, as posted live on the @STRtweets Twitter feed:

Blog Post | Apologetics | STR | June 25, 2013

Links Mentioned on the 6/18/13 Show

The following are links that were either mentioned on this week's show or inspired by it, as posted live on the @STRtweets Twitter feed:

Blog Post | Apologetics | STR | June 18, 2013

Links Mentioned on the 6/04/13 Show

The following are links that were either mentioned on this week's show or inspired by it, as posted live on the @STRtweets Twitter feed:

Blog Post | Science | STR | June 4, 2013

Darwin Dissenter

Thomas Nagel, atheist and philosopher professor at New York University, finds signficant weaknesses in neo-Darwinian evolution and chemical evolution.  He published his view in a new Oxford University Press book Mind & Cosmos: Why the Materialist Neo-Darwinian Conception of Nature is Almost Certainly False.  Evolution News and Views provides a number of

Blog Post | Apologetics | Melinda Penner | October 11, 2012

Defining Science by One Theory

Some claim we at STR force people to choose between science and faith becuase we don't believe evolution is true.  That's a false dichotomy, or a false choice.  Evolution is a theory of science - it's not science.  And no, we don't believe evolution is an accurate account of origins because we don't think the evidence supports it, the Bible allows for it, and philosophy counts against it.

Blog Post | Science | Melinda Penner | October 8, 2012

All Brain, No Mind

I've been watching a new TV show, Perception, on TNT.  It's the latest variation of one of my all-time favorties, Monk, where the main character's disability gives him a unique edge in solving crime.  The character Dr. Daniel Pierce is an accomplished professor of neuroscience who struggles with schizophrenia himself.  And he makes a mistake that expresses a logical fallacy common in science today.

Blog Post | Philosophy | Melinda Penner | August 8, 2012