Daily Archives: May 13, 2012

Evolution, Embryogenesis and Science Fiction

(Picture from here.) Here’s a very good article on the evolution of the animal developmental process. It’s not so good at explaining plant embryogenesis (wikipedia article here.) If you followed the articles conclusions, plants would be a form of degenerate animals since they … Continue reading

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Adults who love Young Adult Literature

          Some years ago, it could be said that young adult literature could be trusted as a safety net. One was less likely to find horrific or graphic matter, but that’s no longer true. I like … Continue reading

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