Aquinas · Darwin · DNA · evolution · genomics

Aquinas, Evolution and Double Agency

Here again, scientific work on the story of life has shown that it is a narrative permeated with stochastic processes governed primarily by serendipity. To put it another way, evolution is a sequence of chance events, a series of accidental intersections of two causal chains. For instance, a recent scientific paper published in the prestigious… Continue reading Aquinas, Evolution and Double Agency

corporate recruiting · human resource management · literacy

They Pay People to Do This

Do corporate recruiters have to take an illiteracy test for their jobs? In the past couple of weeks I’ve received 4 pitch emails from HR ‘specialists’ claiming they’ve reviewed my resume at Monster and telling me that I would be a good fit with companies like Fidelity and Aflac. Seriously. Do they even bother to… Continue reading They Pay People to Do This