Theology

In a stunning turn of events, something said by a well-known Christian figure caused a controversy on the Internet last week. In a completely unprecedented series of occurrences, statements made by the fantastic Christian band Gungor in 2012 were resurrected, ripped out of context and exaggerated by uber-conservative propaganda machines…

One of the strongest and most broadly observable planks of evidence for evolution by common descent rests in the homology — a fancy, five-dollar word for “similarity” — observed in the animal kingdom, both in comparative anatomy and genetics. In basic terms, the theory of evolution depends on similarities. It…