PZ Myers

#140 – PZ Myers & Evolutionary Psychology

September 4, 2016 // 0 Comments

https://theleagueofnerdsradio.files.wordpress.com/2016/08/140.mp3   Myles is back from his vacation and ready to start a ruckus! Before leaving for the pokemon rich shores of Asia, Myles penned and filmed a critic of Rebecca Watson’s talk on evolutionary psychology in which she used spurious citations to cast doubt on the field on evolutionary psychology. This peaked the interest of one PZ Myers, sensing a fertile debate he swayed into the discussion and posted on his blog in defence [...]

A Response to PZ Myers

July 19, 2016 // 5 Comments

As most of you will know, I recently published a blog post and video critical of a talk given by Rebecca Watson on the subject of evolutionary psychology. Both were received relatively well but also attracted the attention of some very harsh critics including the professor of biology PZ Myers. PZ took it upon himself to write a blog post called “Myles Power’s dishonest defence of evolutionary psychology” in which, I was told, my claims are shown to be “nonsense”. However, in reality, [...]