Wheeljack wrote:First officer: "So, do we need to be asleep while we fly through?"
What you did there. I see it.
Soupspoon wrote:An interesting read.
Is there a role for Lamarckian mechanisms in modern evolutionary theory?
At the level of specific mechanisms, yes. At a deeper level of causes, though, the answer is a resounding “no”
jonhaug wrote:Isn't it so that epigenetics has somewhat put Jean-Baptiste Lamarck back in the scientific ranks?
speising wrote:markfiend wrote:Slightly OT but I always wondered why no-one ever invented a digital "camera" that was the shape/size of a roll of 35mm film, for use in an analog SLR.
you mean, like one of those?
gothick wrote:I'm guessing us metric people can't buy a 591.47ml bottle—is the nearest we've got the 500ml bottles? Or does that even vary among metric countries?
HES wrote:markfiend wrote:OTOH the Eye also kept plugging the MMR/Autism link long after it was discredited, so there's that.
Well that sours my opinion of Ian Hislop
Flumble wrote:Sableagle wrote:"Trump supporter."Flumble wrote:*does English have a good pejorative for being negligent/rash/short-sighted/careless/childish/unthinking?
Kind of, but I'm looking for the English word, not the American one.
Stargazer71 wrote:Your attitude simply exemplifies the way that liberals argue. That's all.
DeGuerre wrote:Did you know that you have been around for the majority of [thing]'s existence?l