Is Evangelical Christianity Done For?
March 20, 2009


What’s next for secular humanists after they win the culture war?

New “Knowing” Film Based on Numerology and Bible Code Pseudoscience
March 19, 2009


The new Nicolas Cage film “Knowing” has roots in numerology and the discredited Bible Code.

US Government’s UFOs
March 18, 2009


UFOs become IFOs–from the U.S. government.

Does Religion Do Harm? New Evidence
March 18, 2009


A new study finds that dying cancer patients who are devout are more likely to cling to life at any cost.

2009 Templeton Award goes to physicist/philosopher for proving . . . um, what?
March 17, 2009


The Templeton Foundation awarded Bernard d’Espagnat $1.4 million for speculative musings about science and religion.

Is Kabul the Capital of Oklahoma?
March 16, 2009


Some Oklahoma legislators believe only certain views may be considered by college students. Atheism isn’t on the approved list.

Egypt and Pakistan Push UN Resolution on “Anti-Muslim” Speech
March 16, 2009


Egypt and Pakistan are moving in on a UN Human Rights Council resolution that would block criticism of Islam.

A Radical View on Population
March 13, 2009


Steven Kotler has the most radical take on population I’ve read lately. But try to find anything wrong with it.

Afghan Court Upholds Student Journalist’s 20-Year Sentence for Blasphemy
March 12, 2009


The Afghan Supreme Court has upheld a 20-year sentence for the “crime” of blasphemy.

Levy Case a Psychic Failure
March 10, 2009


“Psychics” useless in Chandra Levy case