Burst of energy appears to be coming from a galaxy similar to our own, say astronomers
Heather E HeyingRadio bursts from a nearby galaxy could be anything from “unknown natural phenomena to alien life.”
Whether or not this is evidence of life elsewhere, we have very good reason to think that we are not alone.
Heather E HeyingThis is ill-conceived, manipulative, post-modern Marxist-ish garbage.
But also: this author needs to spend time in a forest. On a coast. In a grassland or by a river or in a desert. Nature reveals and heals many delusions.
Heather E HeyingThis story is half postmodern, half premodern, 100% dystopian.
There is a third way. Recognize that sex is not assigned by a doctor, it’s determined by which sperm fertilized an egg. Also: steer clear of gender reveal parties & rigid gender stereotypes.
2019 McDonald Centre Annual Conference Academic Freedom Under Threat: What's to be done? McDonald Centre for Theology, Ethics, and Public Life University of ...
Heather E HeyingSome conference highlights can be found in this short video. I thank @NigelBiggar, and the McDonald Centre for Theology, Ethics and Public Life, at Oxford, for conceiving, hosting, and making manifest this conference. /end
Heather Heying, "Orthodoxy and Heterodoxy: A Conflict at the Core of Education" Heather Heying is an evolutionary biologist and “professor-in-exile” who came...
Heather E Heying“Orthodoxy and Heterodoxy: A Conflict at the Core of Education,” a talk I was honored to give at Oxford last Spring, speaks to the ascendance of the Authoritarian-Left, the cryptic orthodoxy of Big Science, new campus loyalty oaths, more. 1/3
Heather E HeyingThose “who are different are constantly shunned & humiliated” in the classic Rudolph special, therefore it’s queer.
By this logic, every angsty teen story ever told, much classic literature, theater, music…it’s all queer.
Or, you know, maybe it’s human.
Evolutionary psychology is just the most obvious example of science’s flaws.
Heather E HeyingIn the wake of her newest paper, Prescod-Weinstein has accused people of poor reading comprehension, but of course she was guilty of just that in her own take-down of James Damore’s google memo: 3/
Transgender activists are enabled by those of us who know better.
Heather E HeyingClear, incisive truth from @madeleinekearns on the medical experiment that society is enacting on children, and how the silence of the majority is required for the social engineering to continue.
The beetle horn should no longer be considered a “novel” structure, study suggests
Heather E HeyingThe horns of dung beetles have long been considered utterly new—evolutionary novelties without precursor.
Now scientists find that “wing genes” are being used to induce horns.
We borrow what we can, make use of the old to create the new.
Heather E HeyingThis article quotes Ursula K LeGuin. I hate that they do this. When loons take the words of one of your heroes are their own, it hurts. It does, however, remind us why the association fallacy is so dangerous. 5/