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Looks and dating

There appears to be a consensus that dating in Toronto is unfavourable; men and women feel the same way. The most common complaint is that everyone is shallow: people only care about looks. 261 more words

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Dysgenic study: sub-replacement native fertility and high immigrant fertility to cause infrastructure breakdown and civil unrest

https://lesacreduprintemps19.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/nyborg-2011-the-decay-of-western-civilization-double-relaxed-darwinian-selection.pdf

This article briefly describes Lynn’s view on what makes modern populations rise and fall. It then pro- vides a demographic analysis of what happens to modern sub-fertile high-IQ Western populations when Internal Relaxation of Darwinian Selection (IRDS) combines with External Relaxation (ERDS, in the form of super-fertile low-IQ non-Western immigration) into Double Relaxation of Darwinian Selection (DRDS).

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March 8, 2015 - Lent 3B

It’s been another one of those busy weeks in ministry.

But I love it when its busy. I love the pressure of deadlines, of cramming one more thing into a busy day.  686 more words

Lent

-Is Teaching Evolution Forbidden in Iran? -Hell no!

Among all interesting questions and comments that I get about growing up in Iran, I got a very interesting one yesterday from a fellow physicist grown up in Europe over the coffee table that I would like to share with you: 261 more words

Daily Notes

Evolution and God

Darwin gave life to the Theory of Evolution in 1858. 157 years later and it is still a hot-button issue. It matters because the question seems to be inherently tied to Christianity and the Bible. 301 more words

THE PITFALLS OF MENTAL EVOLUTION, by Arthur Koestler (1905-1983) (Excerpt from "The Sleepwalkers")

We are in the habit of visualizing man’s political and social history as a wild zigzag which alternates between progress and disaster, but the history of science as a steady, cumulative process, represented by a continuously rising curve, where each epoch adds some new item of knowledge to the legacy of the past, making the temple of science grow brick by brick toever greater height.

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Cosmology