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Freedom From Religion and Faith in Space

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The founder of the advocacy group Freedom From Religion Foundation has died at age 88 in Wisconsin. A pioneer in the effort to create a secular society, she leaves a legacy of activism that has inspired atheists, agnostics and those … Continue reading

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Religion in Education

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An educator starts his undergraduate college religion in education courses with an anonymous poll. Students get prompts that they are to answer in any way they want, such as “Muslims are _______” and “Christians are ________” and more. The answers … Continue reading

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Expanding Circles of Connection

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As the science of genetic testing advances and the pool of participants who have their DNA on record increases, it becomes more apparent that all people are more closely related than they may have once presumed. As deep space science … Continue reading

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Solar Flight Lifts Off Toward a New Future

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Soaking up solar rays with every inch of its massive wingspan, the Solar Impulse 2 sets off on a journey to inspire the potential for a new future. Starting on the first powered solar flight around the world, two pilots … Continue reading

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Can Science and Religion Coexist?

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Understanding Where Science Denial Comes From Those of us who are concerned about the effects resistance to science on issues like climate change denial, evolution, and stem cell research have more than likely spent some time thinking about what, exactly, … Continue reading

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Survival of Fittest: the Evolution vs Creation Debate

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Earlier this week, Bill Nye “the Science Guy” debated Creation Museum founder Ken Ham at Ham’s facility in Kentucky. The two discussed if creationism as a literal interpretation of the Bible is a viable model for explaining our origins. Universal … Continue reading

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Like Online Churches, Steampunk Re-Invents Religion

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A curious story was covered in Sunday’s edition of the CBS Morning Show–an emerging art and literary movement called “steampunk”. The movement might be described a re-imagining of Victorian Britain which includes Victorian ideas of futuristic technology–usually powered by steam … Continue reading

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The Watchers

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Chances are, if you are a member of an orthodox Judeo-Christian faith, you aren’t familiar with a creepy cast member that is introduced in the Old Testament. The book of Genesis describes a type of being that lives in the … Continue reading

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