Category Archives: Biology

In Defence of My Government Neutrality / Full Liability Position on GMO Crops

I have previously discussed my position on the issue of genetically engineered foods and genetic engineering on this site. Readers of this blog as well as people who know me personally are familiar with my position, but apparently it is … Continue reading

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What I am Regretably not Hearing in the Genetically Modified Food Debate

Earlier this summer Cosmos host and generally likable guy, Neil DeGrasse Tyson released a video arguing that people who oppose laboratory created genetically modified foods were misguided. He used the often repeated argument that we have been genetically modifying foods … Continue reading

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Male Genital Mutilation: Some thoughts on Circumcision

“Do you understand that this elementary point only needs to be made because of wickedness enjoined by religion. The rabbi here’s a fairly humane guy. He wouldn’t – if he didn’t think God was involved – ever consider mutilating the … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Selectively Breeding Humans

A while back I was out with some members of my family and the topics of evolution and genetics came up.  A younger family member, with a lot of curiosity asked, what I found to be an interesting, if not … Continue reading

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Problem’s with Cracked’s “6 Formerly Kickass Creatures Ruined by Evolution”

I tend to enjoycracked.com.  Often their articles are well done and thought provoking, though I find that claims made on the sight should often be taken with a grain of salt or independently verified, by the reader before being accepted … Continue reading

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