Daily Archives: June 22, 2014

Doonesbury Cartoon Wittily Addresses Creationism

by | June 22, 2014

An amusing Doonesbury cartoon perfectly captures my way of addressing those who do not accept evolution. I often ask them if they get the flu shot (assuming they aren’t also anti-vaxers). This Scientific American article is also helpful. h/t Jerry Coyne’s Post @ Why Evolution Is True

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Here Be Dragonflies

by | June 22, 2014

The expression “Here be dragons” means dangerous or unexplored territories, in imitation of the medieval practice of putting dragons, sea serpents and other mythological creatures in uncharted areas of maps. My backyard is neither dangerous nor unexplored, so dragons do not live among the trees and plants, but a dragonfly spent a whole day basking… Read more »

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