"Not being a biologist (but being an astronomer..), here's a few thoughts. I've heard creationists complaining about how an incomplete organ like an eye or in your case, a birds wings, are completely useless. That's what…"
"...despite Western imperialism most of the humans on the planet even now don't really grok science.
Science doesn't depend on what the common human knows or understands. If we had to vote on science using the knowledge of the average…"
"Both science and religion are human endeavors, trying honestly to understand things that are much bigger than humans.
I don't agree: science does not depend on humanity - any thinking beings who can observe and interact with the world around…"
"Or maybe the billboard companies have no problem putting up Atheist billboards, so it's just too bad that you have to see them Mr. Robertson. If your religion is so fragile it can't handle differing viewpoints then it's not…"
"I agree that there is almost certainly other life in the Universe, and it might have visited/be visiting Earth, but there isn't a shred of physical evidence other than questionable eyewitness accounts, claims of massive conspiracy/coverup and,…"
"Real or fake, "there's a light in the sky I can't explain, so it has to be an alien spacecraft!" because it couldn't possibly be something earthly and mundane like Venus or a reflection in the optics of your camera...."
"As usual, unsupported anecdotal evidence. Who knows what this guy saw 45 years ago? The video graphics are clearly unrelated or at least, undocumented so that we can go check the images independently. The last time I saw a documented case,…"
I am a Planetary Scientist & have been agnostic/atheist since I pulled myself slowly out of the quagmire of religious superstition as a teenager. I love to learn as much as I can about the Universe we live in & religion is certainly an impediment to that pursuit.
Why are you here?
To connect with fellow skeptics & atheists.
The religion you left
Why you left your religion.
Discovered as I learned more about the Universe & the world we live in that everything I'd learned in religion was just plain wrong & silly. I realized that religion was just organized superstition.
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