Ashton Corsetti

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Online paedophile tactics exposed in forensic linguistic study

The deceptive methods of a sex offender who abused several children online have been exposed by academics at Aston University to help police catch …

Linguistics

How American Boys Learn to Speak Like American Men

Girls are the arbiters of language. Boys share a voice.<p>By<p>Mar 20 2018, 11:45 AM<p>John Finley for Fatherly<p>For about six years in the 1990s, the …

Religiosity, Atheism, and Health: The Atheist Advantage

Eaves, L., Heath, A., Martin, N., Maes, H., Neale, M., Kendler, K., . . . Corey, L. (2012). Comparing the biological and cultural inheritance of …

Religion

Robert's Homemade Italian Sausage Recipe

"Robert's Homemade Italian Sausage is easy to make and very tasty. Extra lean meat, low sodium, low sugar, and full flavor in every bite. Use in any …

Spices

The ‘Wandering Eye’ is Just Part of Human Anatomy

It takes women 150 milliseconds to notice that a man is staring, and it takes men 450 milliseconds to avert their gazes. Not a great …

After School Satan Club Leader Shows Jim Jefferies You Don’t Need God To Be Good

November 1, 2017 by Hemant Mehta<p>Last night’s episode of <i>The Jim Jefferies Show</i> included a fantastic segment about religious groups like the Good News …

Evolutionary biology can help us understand how language works

As a linguist I dread the question, “what do you do?”, because when I answer “I’m a linguist” the inevitable follow-up question is: “How many …

psycholinguistics

Glossary of Grammatical and Rhetorical Terms<p><i>Psycholinguistics</i> is the study of the mental aspects of language and speech. It is primarily concerned …

Linguistics

An Authentic Roman Food Experience Through Just 10 Tastings

Related Articles<p>Over the summer, I did a whirlwind tour of the Mediterranean. Since I was bouncing from city to city, I was having trouble deciding …

Italy
Italy

Five easy Italian words with an interesting history

The Italian language has been shaped by centuries of cultural and historical developments, so that every word has a story behind it.<p>Italian speakers …

Language

This Amazing Tree That Shows How Languages Are Connected Will Change The Way You See Our World

Did you know that most of the different languages we speak today can actually be placed in only a couple of groups by their origin? This is what …

Language

Generation Gaps, Social Studies, and Learning Through Language

10/02/2017 · by alukacs119 · in Classroom Ideas, Exploring Our World, Guest Educators and Explorers, Main. ·<p>National Geographic Young Explorer Grantee Sandhya Narayanan grew up hearing five different languages spoken at home (Malayalam, Hindi, English, Tamil, and Bengali) and many more spoken …

11 Ancient Cities You (Probably) Don't Know About

The term "ancient city" likely calls to mind well known ruins like Athens, Machu Picchu, and Pompeii but there are many more around the world. Some …

Machu Picchu
Religion

'Discord' Theater Review: It's Bill Maher's 'Religulous' for the Thinking Man

Scott Carter of “Real Time With Bill Maher” conjures up a seance with Dickens, Tolstoy and Jefferson to shred the Bible<p>One can only imagine what Bill …

Paper Currency Celebrates 60 Years of ‘In God We Trust,’ Atheist Plans to Not Spend Any

U.S. paper currency began displaying the motto “In God We Trust” on October 1, 1957. These days, questions are being raised about whether this saying …

American Atheists: Don’t Forget Us When Planning Vigils for Vegas Victims

October 2, 2017 by Hemant Mehta<p>This may seem like a PR pitch, but it’s actually a sincere response to a problem that’s happened many times …

The death of secularism

Secularism is under threat.<p>From Turkey to the US, India to Russia, parts of Europe and the Middle East, secularism is being attacked from all sides: …

Religion

When a journalist is arrested covering a protest, what should the news outlet do?

<b>ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH</b> reporter Mike Faulk was knocked down, pinned to the ground, pepper-sprayed, arrested, held in jail for 13 hours, and charged …

Journalism

Misinformation Is the New Normal of Mass Shootings

Conspiracy theories and other deliberately false assertions have become as predictable as the gun control debate.<p>On the morning after the deadliest shooting in modern American history, there was a certain predictability in the response to a tragedy that left at least 59 dead and another 527 wounded …

Journalism

Quotes by Mark Twain on Religion

Twain Points Out Flaws in Traditional Religion<p>Mark Twain had strong opinions on religion. He was not one to be swayed by religious propaganda or …

Mark Twain

Coming Out As An Atheist

A few weeks ago, on a breezy Saturday evening, my husband and I were spending time with our friend Israel in his apartment in San Francisco. We all work at Google and our conversations usually revolve around start-ups or cool projects, but this was not one of those times.<p>“Were you raised a Hindu?” …

Religious school grads earn 18% less than secular peers

NGO says higher level of employment in public sector is responsible for lower incomes<p>><br>• ><p>PEOPLE HOLD a discussion at the office of Ne’emanei Torah …

Religion

Yes, Atheist Parents Can Raise ‘Moral,’ Upstanding Children

When I became pregnant with my first child, my family was upset to find out my husband and I wouldn’t be raising our new baby with religion. I was …

Parenting

Young People Don't Care About Religion, New Figures Reveal

Bloody kids today, what are they like? When they're not voting Remain and suffering from a decade of no real terms wage increases, it turns out that …

Church of England
Religion

America’s Shifting Religious Makeup Could Spell Trouble For Both Parties

Both Republicans and Democrats are facing dramatic long-term realignments in the religious composition of their base, and it will be a challenge for …