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Pandora's Promise — Reconsidering nuclear power

Started this discussion. Last reply by Unseen yesterday. 15 Replies

For many people my age (the boomers who became The Hippie Generation), our introduction to nuclear energy was the H-bomb (the A-bomb came before I was born). After that, it seems every generation or…Continue

Tags: climate, environment, fukushima, chernobyl, power

Most interesting/shocking/appalling overshare you ever heard

Started this discussion. Last reply by Simon Mathews Nov 12. 19 Replies

"More than I needed to know" is one way to define what an overshare is. The one that comes to mind for me was in a conversation I was having with a woman talking about how much her dog meant to her.…Continue

The Pope admits that God is not omnipotent and Big Bang and evolution are real... (WTF!)

Started this discussion. Last reply by Unseen on Tuesday. 55 Replies

The theories of evolution and the Big Bang are real and God is not “a magician with a magic wand”,…Continue

Tags: evolution, Bang, Big, Francis, Pope

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Unseen replied to Roy Plisko's discussion 'What is the Destiny of Intelligence?'
"How does one interpret the fact that my cat ignores herself in the mirror. I'm sure she'd recognize another cat if it walked into the apartment and would spring into territorial defense mode. So, does that mean that she realizes "Oh,…"
2 hours ago
Unseen replied to Logicallunatic's discussion 'Marriage makes women fat?'
"That's your story, Belle, and as so often happens with these discussions, women chime in with "not all women are like that, take me for example." I don't know where the ladies get the idea that none of us guys realize that…"
2 hours ago
Unseen replied to Seth Richardson's discussion 'conspiracy theories'
"The US government (as a whole) didn't declare anything. It was the Supreme Court interpreting the Constitution along conservative lines. BTW, nobody declared that corporations are people. The ruled that a corporation is to be viewed as a…"
2 hours ago
Unseen replied to Simon Mathews's discussion 'Should drinking to excess during pregnancy be a crime?'
"While, of course, males can't get pregnant, incarceration can certainly sometimes lead to involuntary separation from their children. How much empathy should we feel for them and what should we be doing about it?"
3 hours ago
Unseen replied to Simon Mathews's discussion 'Should drinking to excess during pregnancy be a crime?'
"What do you mean by "direct result"? It certainly can't mean anything in a deterministic way because most women who imbibe during pregnancy do not produce FAS babies. By now, I think, most women have heard about abusive relationships…"
3 hours ago
Unseen replied to Simon Mathews's discussion 'Should drinking to excess during pregnancy be a crime?'
"I'm not sure I know what you mean. I was referring to a woman who tends toward physically abusive men. The man physically abuses the woman with effects on the fetus and then the child. Is bad taste in men a potential criminal offense? Using…"
16 hours ago
Unseen replied to Seth Richardson's discussion 'conspiracy theories'
"To me, the impulse to believe in conspiracies is hardly separate at all from the lack of critical thinking that allows people to believe in religion. And, BTW, I would include among  conspiracy theories the notion that every bad thing in the…"
16 hours ago
Unseen replied to Simon Mathews's discussion 'Should drinking to excess during pregnancy be a crime?'
"What about a child whose disability can be traced back to her mother's taste in bed partners? Few women drink alcohol while pregnant intending to hurt their fetus (and remember that if one wants to preserve the right of a woman to abort, you…"
17 hours ago
Unseen replied to Unseen's discussion 'Pandora's Promise — Reconsidering nuclear power'
"It's human nature to not want to be the first or to be the only one doing something. It's just sad that fear (much of it irrational or overblown and based on past mistakes) has otherwise smart people clinging to "solutions" that…"
yesterday
Belle Rose replied to Unseen's discussion 'Pandora's Promise — Reconsidering nuclear power'
"Despite his big biceps and cigar smoking habits, Arnold Schwarzenegger has started California on a trajectory for long term growth in this area, to include nuclear power. It is very controversial what he has done...but you got to give the guy props…"
yesterday
Unseen replied to Logicallunatic's discussion 'Marriage makes women fat?'
"I think it's well-known that one of the things women who are in or just out of divorce do is head straight for their apartment's exercise room or the nearest gym. Why is that?"
yesterday
Unseen replied to Unseen's discussion 'Pandora's Promise — Reconsidering nuclear power'
"This is the sort of information people who are pro-green energy but opposed to nuclear will avoid, although they'll be sure to read the rebuttals. Cost of Green Power Makes Projects Tougher Sell The Downside of Dams: Is the Environmental Price…"
yesterday
Unseen replied to Haugurma's discussion 'Why do we want to show people they are wrong?'
"Unfortunately, what many of my fellow theists sometimes fail to understand is that theism is really a system for examining and evaluating one's own behavior, not the behavior of others.  They do themselves and everyone else a disservice…"
yesterday
Unseen replied to Roy Plisko's discussion 'What is the Destiny of Intelligence?'
"If the big bang is possible, then why not other big bangs occurring right now far beyond our universe horizon but still in the same overall "space" that we all share? You assume Newton's space. A grid or matrix that would exist even…"
Tuesday
Unseen replied to Ed's discussion 'Colonizing Mars- Any Volunteers?'
"What about those glasses that can immerse you in a CGI environment?"
Tuesday
Unseen replied to Roy Plisko's discussion 'What is the Destiny of Intelligence?'
"1) The more time I have a pet (cat), the more I believe in not only animal intelligence, but emotions. While technology mystifies my cat to the point where my Blu Ray players drive and computer printer are great sources of wonder, her problem…"
Tuesday

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MA in Philosophy. I call myself an atheistic agnostic. In other words, I'm atheist until someone proves I'm wrong.
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65-70
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Why are you here?
I followed a link on twitter
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Christian
Why you left your religion.
Strangely, you don't include the most obvious answer: God doesn't appear to exist, even as a possibility.
How did you hear about Think Atheist?
followed a link I saw on twitter

Unseen's Blog

A great number of paradoxes, starting with Scroedinger's cat

Posted on April 18, 2014 at 8:00pm 1 Comment

I'm sorry, but I had to stop listening to this bit at about the fourth paradox due to being out of breath from laughing. How long can you last?

Famous last words. No...really!

Posted on February 6, 2014 at 6:30pm 2 Comments

I found a website where Texas lists every capital execution from 1982 on. One of the more interesting things about it is that it includes any last statements the prisoners made. Interesting reading. Lots of "foxhole converts" among them, I note.

OBAMACARE Is Better Than You Think

Posted on September 24, 2013 at 11:40am 1 Comment

In just one week the main part of Obamacare will begin to kick in. This is the state level exchanges that will allow the uninsured to be covered. Beginning on October 1, people will be able to sign up to get insurance in their state regardless of their health.

Most people signing up on the exchanges will qualify for subsidies based on their income and family size. This means that the cost of insurance will be less than the advertised price.

This is good…

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More proof (if you needed any) that things go in cycles

Posted on August 21, 2013 at 9:30am 0 Comments

Samsung has released its new Galaxy Mega, which has a...(wait for it)....(wait for it)...(wait for it)...6.3-inch screen! Tablets tend to start off just .7 inches. 

I have to laugh because after a couple decades of making cell phones as small as possible...…

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At 9:06pm on September 19, 2014, Davis Goodman said…

Can't believe we weren't official friends here all this time!!!!

At 3:34am on September 2, 2014, Demetrius Alcala said…

You stole CBS

At 7:51am on August 10, 2014, Brandon Bissell said…

Yeah thanks. I was hoping to talk to you about something so I'll send a message soon.

At 10:30pm on March 25, 2014, Justin said…

ah yes Im new to it, thank u

At 2:58am on March 25, 2014, EMil Wentzel said…

Thanks :)

I'm still feeling my way around, glad to see so many wonderful positive and active voices here :)

At 11:56am on February 7, 2014, Reg The Fronkey Farmer said…

Thanks for the add Unseen. We took long enough lol...

At 2:46pm on August 30, 2013, Beth said…

Nice to meet you too!

At 3:45pm on May 22, 2013, Asura said…

Yeah i'am new here, seems like an amazing place :D

Thank you!

At 4:25am on March 3, 2013, Gregg R Thomas said…

You Tyrant You.  LOL

Oh well at least we now have Richard Bohn, I wonder how long he will last. :D

At 10:33pm on March 2, 2013, Gregg R Thomas said…

Nice to be here, your thread got closed.

That's one of my pet peeves about Internet forums, the arbitrary overreaching invisible controlling hand.  But maybe it's just me...I gots me plentys of pets that peeves me. :D 

 
 
 

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