Cardinal Roger Mahoney quite graciously forgives those who are angry with him for covering up the rape of children.
Continuing their back and forth on the subject of how science and philosophy inform morality, Massimo …Continue
Tom Rees looks into a new paper that examines what kind of a person sees ghosts.
As was the case last week, ethicist Alonzo Fyfe continues to post on evolution and morality. I highly suggest anyone read these posts. Follow the discussion here,…Continue
Oliver Sacks on the fallibility of the memory.
We often focus on the right wing's anti-science tendencies. But we can and should point criticism at the anti-science left too.
Skepchick takes a closer look at a commercial for a…Continue
A Boy Scout troop changed its policy regarding the admission of gay scouts only to have the Boy Scouts of America force them to choose between keeping the policy and keeping their BSA charter. The troop ultimately went back to discriminating against gays. However, owing to the backlash over the BSA's anti-gay policies on…Continue