American Atheism is rising and Christians do…Christian American adults have less tolerance towards Atheists than towards people who belong to a different Christian Sect or a different Faith.
Religious affiliations in America are changin…DiscussionAmerican Atheism is rising and Christians do…7 LikesSnake-worship and death: what to make of it?Another snake worshiper dies of snake-bite. Hew refuses medical treatment. It's against his religion.
See <a href="http://www.christianitytoday.com/gleanings/2014/february/snake-salvation-pastor-dies-rattle">http://www.christianitytoday.com/gleanings/2014/february/snake-salvation-pastor-dies-rattle</a>…DiscussionSnake-worship and death: what to make of it?1 LikeNeanderthals in Western Europe Faced Extinct…By comparing the genetic variation of Neanderthals in Western Europe from more than 50,000 years ago to analogous data from less than 50,000 years ago researchers have established that Neanderthals i…DiscussionNeanderthals in Western Europe Faced Extinct…3 LikesExercise 1 minute, live 7 minutes longerEvery Minute Of Exercise Could Lengthen Your Life Seven Minutes
Live so much longer when you exercise.
If you play with the data of a recent major paper on exercise and longevity, you can calculate t…DiscussionExercise 1 minute, live 7 minutes longer2 LikesIntelligent Design in the ClassroomHere is what, I think, a reasonable teacher should say about intelligent design being taught in public schools: "If they want me to teach it then, sure, I'll teach it. Then I'll dismantle it, take it…DiscussionIntelligent Design in the Classroom4 LikesCelebrity Snake Handling Pastor Dies from Sn…Jamie Coots who was starring in the reality show, Snake Salvation, died as the result being bitten by a snake he was handling. He was trying to prove that his faith would protect him. Is the outcome …DiscussionCelebrity Snake Handling Pastor Dies from Sn…1 LikeJames Lovelock: 'enjoy life while you can: i…The climate science maverick believes catastrophe is inevitable, carbon offsetting is a joke and ethical living a scam. So what would he do? By Decca Aitkenhead of The Guardian.
In 1965 executives…DiscussionJames Lovelock: 'enjoy life while you can: i…3 LikesCanadian war on scienceWar on Science?
Michael Mann reveals the war on climate scientists in Canada.
In early 2013, the government of Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper introduced new science communications procedures…DiscussionCanadian war on science2 LikesGlucose less important than blood pressure c…Shift away from glycemic control in diabetes treatment detailed
Considering health benefit "return" on effort "investment", controlling your blood pressure is more critical than controlling blood sug…DiscussionGlucose less important than blood pressure c…1 LikeSecond Law of ThermodynamicsCreationist Wisdom #392: Science Student
"The scientifically-proven, recorded and testable Second Law of Thermodynamics stands in direct opposition to the theory of evolution. It states all things ch…DiscussionSecond Law of Thermodynamics4 LikesLong sermons can be deadlyEvery once in a while you find something humorous in the Bible such as this passage from the twentieth chapter of Acts:
 And there sat in a window a certain young man named Eutychus, being fallen…DiscussionLong sermons can be deadly1 LikePotatoes. Growing the perfect food.I thought it would be nice to have a discussion topic that would be a "catch-all" for potatoes. THere were a couple of articles to share, up - to - date potato research, and a book to review.
We a…DiscussionPotatoes. Growing the perfect food.3 LikesKentucky snake handling preacher, reality TV…If any of his followers are looking for sympathy they can find it in Websters Dictionary somewhere between the words shit and syphilis.
<a href="http://www.cnn.com/2014/02/16/us/snake-salvation-pastor-bite/">http://www.cnn.com/2014/02/16/us/snake-salvation-pastor-bite/</a>…DiscussionKentucky snake handling preacher, reality TV…2 LikesResolution of the problem of the shifted Mar…Researchers have determined the now-infamous Martian rock resembling a jelly doughnut, dubbed Pinnacle Island, is a piece of a larger rock broken and moved by the wheel of NASA's Mars Exploration R…DiscussionResolution of the problem of the shifted Mar…6 LikesNational Science Foundation Says 1 out of 4…The National Science Foundation has released the results of a supposedly valid poll that shows one out of four Americans don't know the earth orbits the sun. Per the article:
....And then, today, t…DiscussionNational Science Foundation Says 1 out of 4…3 Likes1/4 of Americans think the Sun orbits the Ea…From RichardDawkins.net. 2,200 people were surveyed in 2012 and just over 25% thought the sun orbits the earth.
According to the npr.source article, people in Europe and China are even less well…Discussion1/4 of Americans think the Sun orbits the Ea…1 Like46397_235382736633838_1619676882_nphoto46397_235382736633838_1619676882_n3 Likes1505489_462452570543350_782300301_nphoto1505489_462452570543350_782300301_n2 Likes1503891_578149488942391_1043769623_nphoto1503891_578149488942391_1043769623_n4 LikesUntitled-4photoUntitled-42 Likesfunny-picture-1142018091photofunny-picture-11420180913 Likes