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Atheism & Religion

We might soon be gods. John Searle might be right that digital computers could never be conscious. Or the pessimists might be right who say we will...
Chris Mooney makes the case that the Affordable Care Act could eventually result in more people becoming atheists. Why? He looks at the well-studied...
I am not particularly friendly to the so-called New Atheism. While I respect (and often respectfully disagree with) Dan Dennett, I have been a fairly...
… that ain’t necessarily so. Here is a list of 76 things that the book of Leviticus bans, many of which are punishable by death. It is nice to have...
‘The Unbelievers’ chronicles road tripping scientists promoting reason. Two years ago, a pair of scientists set off on a barnstorming tour to save...
In reading Lawrence Wright’s book on Scientology titled Going Clear (that I reviewed earlier) one thing that struck me was the organization’s...
I feel that I have obtained a huge benefit from having studied physics, especially quantum physics. On the one hand, it has given me a sense of...
Believers in an afterlife will often point to near-death experiences (NDE) or out-of-body experiences (OBE) as proof. These are situations where...
Awe-inspiring moments — like the sight of the Grand Canyon or the Aurora Borealis — might increase our tendency to believe in God and the...
The way that religious people get tax breaks in the US is a disgrace. But Barbara B. Crabb, US District Court judge in Wisconsin, ruled yesterday...

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