does dark matter exist? (the most important thing science has to teach philosophy.)
Dembski pwned again: ant trails and intelligent design.
Vatican confirms report of sexual abuse and rape of nuns by priests in 23 countries.
lots of talk recently about solar storms. how about some facts?
turtles use the Earth's magnetic field as a global GPS.
scientists have modified a fungus to carry scorpion toxin and battle malaria mosquitoes.
as i have had occasion to say over and over, The Onion does it again!- "NASA completes 52 year mission to find and kill God"
another negative review of Harris' The Moral Landscape, this time by anthropologist and author (In Gods We Trust: The Evolutionary Landscape of Religion) Scott Atran.
high school atheists are organizing, why are schools pushing back?
surely nothing will come of it but charges have been initiated against the pope for crimes against humanity.
ex-apologist pointed to a new paper by Chris Heathwood (PDF) that argues against Plantinga and others that Kant's objection to Anselm's Ontological Argument (existence isn't a predicate) does have force.
Parenting Beyond Belief author Dale McGowan tells the story of how he got into it with his daughter's school over the teaching of evolution and has some tips for how to engage in these types of interactions.
why it's not a "safer bet" to believe in god (why Pascal's Wager sucks)
a vestigial trait in humans: the arrector pili
both Hemant Mehta and Alonzo Fyfe commented on a piece in Psychology Today about the effect that saying the pledge of allegiance has on kids when they're forced to profess a belief in god out of patriotism that they know their parents don't believe.
unclear on just what Einstein's "twin paradox" entails? this video should help.
Luke Muehlhauser, finding that the question of god's existence is settled and now somewhat boring to him, has decided to move away from addressing questions from the Philosophy of Religion. Luke's post prompted Chris at TPA to ask "why bother?"
R. Joseph Hoffman on the recent spate of atheist books attempting to explain religion as a meme.
50 billion planets in our galaxy. (no, that's not a typo- billion. with a 'b'.