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Paul D. Boyer, UCLA biochemist who won Nobel Prize in 1997, dies at 99

Paul D. Boyer, UCLA biochemist who won Nobel Prize in 1997, dies at 99

Paul D. Boyer, a UCLA biochemist who shared the 1997 Nobel Prize in chemistry for his discoveries describing “a beautiful little molecular machine” that helped produce the...

What Atheism+ Could Have Been

What Atheism+ Could Have Been

October 2, 2013 What Atheism+ Could Have Been This started out as one post but quickly grew to be far too long for a single post. So I'm dividing it into a two -parter. This...

The Bizarre 'Lizard People' Conspiracy Theory, Killed by HD Video

The Bizarre 'Lizard People' Conspiracy Theory, Killed by HD Video

HD Video Killed the Bizarre 'Lizard People' Conspiracy Theory It was spawned by VHS tapes and killed by 4K resolution. Filed Under Aliens , Conspiracy Theories & YouTube Through...

Opinion | The Stress Sweet Spot

Opinion | The Stress Sweet Spot

The Stress Sweet Spot Dr. Friedman is a psychiatrist. June 1, 2018 Image CreditiStock/Getty Images Plus People seem to be more worried than ever about stress. We hear that...

Diving Down the Rabbit Hole with CONSPIRACIES DECLASSIFIED Author Brian Dunning on After Hours AM/America's Most Haunted Radio - America's Most Haunted

Diving Down the Rabbit Hole with CONSPIRACIES DECLASSIFIED Author Brian Dunning on After Hours AM/America's Most Haunted Radio - America's Most Haunted

The truths behind some of the strangest and most pervasive theories out there In an illuminating and edifying edition of After Hours AM/America’s Most Haunted Radio —...

AHA Center for Education Online

AHA Center for Education Online

Course 101 – The Humanist Lifestance with Faculty James Croft & Anne Klaeysen Friday, August 24 – Sunday, August 26, 2018 (9am to 5pm each day) American Humanist Association...

Why so many chiropractors advise against immunisation

Why so many chiropractors advise against immunisation

Why so many chiropractors advise against immunisation Published Monday 07 July 2014 My 2008 evaluation of chiropractic concluded that the concepts of chiropractic are not based...

The Rise of Bullsh*t | The Urban Twist

The Rise of Bullsh*t | The Urban Twist

This is the story of a woman who is so enlightened, so spiritual, so connected to the cosmic and the ethereal, that she has no need for earthly food, choosing to subside...

Why do people distrust science? It’s religion, stupid!

Why do people distrust science? It’s religion, stupid!

Well, yes, my title is a bit clickbaity, as of course there are several reasons why people distrust science. But according to a new post at Aeon by Dutch psychologist Bastiaan T...

Is the Earth flat? Meet the people questioning science

Is the Earth flat? Meet the people questioning science

Believe it or not, some people still think the world is flat, and that we are all victims of a giant conspiracy. Alex Moshakis heads to Birmingham to meet Britain’s Flat...

Whats So Bad About Christianity?

Whats So Bad About Christianity?

I was actually preparing another post on Jesus mythology but a question came up to me, from my daughter during dinner, that had me postpone that post and really think about the...

As universities ‘Indigenize,’ some see a threat to open inquiry

As universities ‘Indigenize,’ some see a threat to open inquiry

On paper, Mount Saint Vincent University professor Martha Walls seems perfectly suited to teach a course called Selected Topics in North American History: Residential Schools....