I'm restoring a blog I previously deleted. Hope you enjoy!
The file is too large to insert all of it here (its a book, really), so I've provided an excerpt that should give you a feel for what it is about. You can download the entire document in word format here:…Continue
Added by Kir Komrik on January 6, 2012 at 12:09pm — No Comments
There has been a lot of discussion about what grounds morality following the debate between Sam Harris and William Lane Craig on whether God is the only possible ground for morality. Many will argue this is the case, and I think it’s even the reason C.S. Lewis switched teams. So, let’s consider the problem of grounding morality.
It seems to me that certain theories only manage to compound problems when it comes to explaining morality. For example, a Divine Command theorist…Continue
Added by Michael Gage on May 4, 2011 at 12:40pm — No Comments
hey guys, first of all, tonight we're really excited to feature a live chat with the Bad Astronomer himself, Dr. Phil Plait. he's the creator of and blogger at Bad Astronomy where he writes to popularize science and promote skepticism.
we'll be taking live calls at 718 508 9080, or you can ring in via Skype. or, if…Continue
is the genetic fallacy necessarily still a fallacy when it comes to religious belief anymore?
is it about time to recognize that mitochondria are bacteria? (…Continue
the skeptical community has a generally favorable view of Ayaan Hirsi Ali. Josh…Continue
Sam Harris responds to critics of his book The Moral Landscape.
on the question of homosexuality and natural selection.
C-SPAN founder and CEO Brian Lamb sat down for…Continue
From CNN SciTech Blog
In the face of constant news about how the Internet connects people and empowers them, Sam Harris provided an interesting and contrarian perspective here at the brainy TED Conference in Long Beach, California.
The eternal skeptic and…Continue