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Adrian Gerard replied to Madhukar Kulkarni's discussion EVOLUTION BY GOD in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"Nailed it right on the head :)"
Jan 22, 2012
Adrian Gerard replied to Madhukar Kulkarni's discussion EVOLUTION BY GOD in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"Just religion trying to 'fit it' and trying to make the claim for a God more substantial by agreeing with scientific views and putting "God did it" to make it suit them. When we create things we design them to carry out a…"
Jan 22, 2012
Adrian Gerard replied to Bwambale Robert's discussion Free thought, Critical thinking & Science advancement good for the world, am i right? in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"To be honest, the best thing you can do is be happy with the decision you are making. I am more worried that if you try to spread the idea of free-thinking you may find yourself in dire straights. However, I like the School Badge, and hopefully it…"
Jan 19, 2011
Adrian Gerard replied to Scott Bidstrup's discussion Evidence Emerges That Laws of Physics Are Not Fine-Tuned For Life in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"I like to think of things this way: If the universe is in an infinite cycle of bounces (bang and crunch) then each time the laws of the universe will differ. It is similar to theories behind parallel universes. In parallel universes, protons may…"
Jan 18, 2011
Adrian Gerard replied to Smitty's discussion An often used argument for the existence of God is simply "where did matter come from?" What do you think? in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"It's an interesting theory that could be explored. As I am only 16 I have not had too much time to think about these things, however I grow fascinated by the day. One thing in particular that fascinates me with the universe is that it is so…"
Jan 11, 2011
Adrian Gerard replied to Smitty's discussion An often used argument for the existence of God is simply "where did matter come from?" What do you think? in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"My theory is this: Energy creates matter through the creation of quarks, leptons, etc, because energy cannot be created or destroyed, therefore had to have been expelled from singularity at the point of the big bang due to approaching an increadibly…"
Jan 11, 2011
Joseph P replied to Adrian Gerard's discussion The origin of the big bang in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"Nah, it's no fun ripping something apart when you already know the flaws in it. :-P You might want to tell him to work on the phrasing a bit, though. It feels like the watchmaker argument, from that perspective. How old is he, anyway?"
Dec 8, 2010
Joseph P replied to Adrian Gerard's discussion The origin of the big bang in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"Humanity cannot be trusted with more power than it already has... you want to give it MORE? You argue for other things that would give us more power, and then you object to the specific kind of power that Michael suggests could be useful. Make up…"
Dec 8, 2010
Joseph P replied to Adrian Gerard's discussion The origin of the big bang in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"I just feel that it is extremely important to have a 'Devil's advocate point of view' which assumes that the current science is headed 180˚ in the wrong direction. Certainly. That's why having Michael Pianko in the Atheist…"
Dec 8, 2010
Michael Black replied to Adrian Gerard's discussion The origin of the big bang in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"I am going to have to disagree with this as well. Consider how long we have had nuclear weapons. We are still here. It is real power that is going to give us the opportunity to spread from our solar system. It is real power that will give some part…"
Dec 7, 2010
Michael Black replied to Adrian Gerard's discussion The origin of the big bang in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"Ron Cole I have to dissagree with the following statement: But I do hold a similar view about Big Bang theory, THAT really is a waste of our collective Human efforts and resources. If the Big Bang is true, the desire to discover what may have…"
Dec 7, 2010
Thomas True commented on Adrian Gerard's blog post The story of my life - so far - part 2
"Good for you! Be glad you came to this realization way before many of us older atheists."
Dec 7, 2010
Joseph P replied to Adrian Gerard's discussion The origin of the big bang in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"OK here comes the next tactic, when you can't fight what I AM saying - put words into my mouth... Which immediately followed your own obfuscation tactic of responding to my two-word interjection and ignoring the three valid points I made in…"
Dec 7, 2010
Susan Stanko replied to Adrian Gerard's discussion The origin of the big bang in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"I am sorry, you said looking for the origins of the universe isn't a worthwhile endeavor. Please don't treat me like some troll. People do make mistakes."
Dec 7, 2010
Joseph P replied to Adrian Gerard's discussion The origin of the big bang in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"Eh, I've seen him do it, in a few other threads. I'm mostly just amused, at this point."
Dec 6, 2010
Joseph P replied to Adrian Gerard's discussion The origin of the big bang in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"Well, then call them and bring it up on a day that Russel is there. I'm sure he'd love to talk about it."
Dec 6, 2010

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The story of my life - so far - part 2

Posted on December 6, 2010 at 5:00am 1 Comment

Hey guys, so it's been a few weeks but here's part 2.



So I've had my revelation and at the time I was 8 years old. What this meant for me was that I was still vulnerable to change. My parents were a bit worried that they may have scared me out of something that I was happy with. But at the time I told them that "I don't want to live my life controlled by something as believable as Santa." So, still in my naivety, I confronted my religion teacher with the following question: "Why do you… Continue

The story of my life - so far - part 1

Posted on November 15, 2010 at 4:20am 2 Comments

Hello all, as a new member to the Atheist Nexus, I thought I'd share the story of my life so far, as I am only 16.



I was brought up in an atheist family in Australia. My dad is atheist, my mum is Buddhist, but Buddhism is a philosophy with no god. When I was attending primary school I was quick to enroll myself in the Christian Religion class that took place once a week on a Thursday. I was also quick to get hooked onto the concept of God and all the Christianity had to offer me.… Continue

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At 6:00pm on November 15, 2010, Dr. Terence Meaden said…
Hello Adrian. The 'story of your life' is a delight to read. Honest and clear. So welcome to this friendly world of rational good sense which is Atheist Nexus.

Terry Meaden
We invite you to join the busy group "ORIGINS: Universe, Astronomy, Life, Earth, Humans, Religion, Evolution, Darwin..." with its 350 discussion topics and over 2000 members.
http://www.atheistnexus.org/group/originsuniverselifehumankindanddarwin
At 3:24am on November 15, 2010, Atheist Princess said…
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