Nicholas Roberts

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“Maybe it’s just propaganda”: Ben Carson defends his ridiculous anti-science philosophy

<b>(Reuters/Kevin Lamarque)</b><p>Carson appeared on Sunday’s “Meet the Press”<p>Joanna Rothkopf<p>March 2, 2015 3:12pm (UTC)<p>2016 GOP presidential hopeful Ben Carson-- a medical doctor <i>--</i>appeared on NBC's "Meet the Press" on Sunday to discuss religion's role in the scientific method.<p>"Explain how science and …

Ben Carson

Once-In-a-Lifetime Backpacking Trips

Pacific Northwest National Scenic Trail<p>Leading hikers from the Continental Divide to the Pacific Ocean, this 1,200-mile stretch contains the best …

Banksy’s Grim Tour of Gaza: Watch a Mini Documentary by the Shadowy Street Artist

The world’s most mysterious street artist released a 2-minute documentary online Wednesday that details the horrors of Gaza—allegedly shot by the man …

More than 1,000 Muslims form 'peace ring' around Oslo synagogue

REUTERS - More than 1,000 Muslims formed a human shield around Oslo's synagogue on Saturday, offering symbolic protection for the city's Jewish …

Articles about apples asphalt on Dwell.com - Dwell

Perhaps it's because there are more young children in New York City than there have been in decades, according to most census...<p>The motto "the bigger the better" simply doesn't exist in our book.<p>New York–based electronics purveyor Tekserve offers an antidote to the big-box experience.<p>Henge·Docks is …

San Francisco

Is religion evil? Weighing centuries of war, body counts, abuse

<b>(HBO/Simon & Schuster/Ray Garcia/Reuters/Chris Keane)</b><p>Gruesome deaths, sexual molestation, a wicked hierarchy — assembling an atheist argument against the church<p>Michael Ruse<p>February 7, 2015 4:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Atheism: What Everyone Needs To Know” . This is the first of a two-part</i> …

Religion

Religion in the time of superintelligence

The <i>Gizmodo</i> article “When Superintelligent AI Arrives, Will Religions Try to Convert It?” by my good friend Zoltan Istvan has gone viral and created a …

Stunning Photos Showcase The Bravery Of The Civil Rights Movement 50 Years Later

Roughly 50 years after the Civil Rights Act of 1964, a museum in Florida is paying homage to one of the movement's most iconic photographers. Born in New York, Bob Adelman spent a decade documenting segregation in the United States, traveling from Alabama to Washington as not only a photojournalist …

Arkansas panel rejects removing Lee from King holiday

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A bid to end Arkansas' practice of commemorating Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee and civil rights icon Martin Luther King Jr. …

Rights & Freedoms