Consilience

This past weekend, I attended an intense and very interesting conference in St. Louis on the topic of consilience (Consilience: Evolution in Biology, the Human ...

Darwin Day!

Mark your calendars, everyone; Darwin Day is coming up! On or about February 12, the anniversary of Darwin’s birth, people around the world gather to cele...

Happy Carl Sagan Day

To honor the memory of Carl Sagan on his birthday, I thought I’d share some of my favorite quotes from his work. Enjoy! If you spend any time spinning hyp...