cfpatron

17 Flips | 2 Magazines | 1 Like | 5 Following | @cfpatron | Keep up with cfpatron on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “cfpatron”

Irrational Atheism

Not believing in God isn't always based on reasoned arguments—and that's okay.<p>Religious beliefs are remarkably various. But sometimes it can seem that there is only one way to be an atheist: asserting, on the basis of reasoned argument, that belief in God is irrational. The aging "new atheists"—Sam …

The Other Neanderthal

Meet the first human-related species to be identified with more than fossil records.<p>We don’t know what the Denisovan looked like. We don’t know how it lived, what tools it used, how tall it was, what it ate, or if it buried its dead.<p>But from only two teeth and a piece of finger bone smaller than a …

Here Are 7 Days Worth Of Healthy, Trophy-Worthy Breakfasts

Sure, Wheaties cereal may be the original "breakfast of champions," but its nutrition label doesn't appear to be very trophy-worthy. You'll find mostly carbohydrates with a measly two grams of protein in a serving of the stuff.<p>Whether breakfast is the day's most important meal is up for debate …

The 'Gospel of Jesus's Wife' Is Real: What Now?

Historians, engineers, and linguists have pored over a three-inch piece of papyrus that makes mention of Jesus's wife. What does this discovery actually mean?<p>Over the past two years, roughly a dozen scholars from Harvard, Princeton, Columbia, and Australia's Macquarie University have been focused …

Healthy Dessert Makeovers

Satisfy your sweet tooth with runner-friendly homemade treats.<p>From leftover holiday cookies to Valentine's Day chocolates, sweets everywhere tempt even the most strong-willed runner. But you don't have to bypass every dessert for the sake of your running. With the right ingredients, you can turn …

Insisting Jesus Was White Is Bad History and Bad Theology

In trying to police his depiction, Megyn Kelly is wrong on both the facts and the essential universality of the Christian message.<p>Fox News television host Megyn Kelly told viewers on her December 11 broadcast that Jesus and Santa are both white men.<p>"Just because it makes you feel uncomfortable …

All about Adam

THAT old-time religion is strong in America. To take just one measure, for decades more than 40% of all Americans have consistently told Gallup …

Kale-Almond Pesto

Sick of red sauce? Shake up your pasta with this easy pesto recipe from Joanna Golub.<p><b>Related:</b><br>—See excerpts and recipes from the new Runner's World Cookbook.<br>—Buy the book! Get all the delicious runner-friendly meals, snacks, and desserts. Order the cookbook today.

Pope's right hand man says priests may be allowed to marry and celibacy is 'tradition, rather than law'

• <b>Archbishop Pietro Parolin says there should be a 'discussion' on issue</b>• <b><br>Statement carries weight as he is Pope Francis' second-in-command</b>• <b><br>He says</b> …

Christianity

Could tweaking our genes help us live longer? Scientists manage to make mice live 20% longer by changing their DNA

Could tweaking our genes help us live longer? Scientists make mice live 20% longer by changing their DNA<p><b>Scientists lowered the expression of the gene</b> …

Genetics

Introducing Our Easy No-Bake Snickers Cake!

We love candy bars in just about any form, and if that wasn’t already obvious, we’ve included a recap to jog your memory. We’ve taught you how to make a Butterfingers Cake and we’ve made Snickers Ice Cream Brownie Bites, and don’t forget when we tackled homemade Snickers bars, Butterfinger bars, …

Do atheists go to heaven?

Atheists are the only ones who say unequivocally that atheists don’t go to heaven. Most heaven-believing religions seem to have a clause that allows …

Easy, Healthy Dinner Recipe to Make Tonight: Cream of Carrot Soup With Almond Croutons

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.<p>2. Add carrots to a large soup pot and cover with cold water, sea salt, and pepper. Cover and bring to a boil, then lower heat and simmer for 25 minutes or until the carrots are tender. Reserve 1 cup of the cooking water.<p>3. Meanwhile, slice bread into 1/4-inch cubes …