Kerilynn Cangi

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Is Coming Out as an Atheist Always a Good Idea? A Conversation with Three Former Pastors

If you’re a pastor who doesn’t believe in God, what do you do?<p>If you look to prominent former pastors <b>Teresa MacBain</b>, <b>Jerry DeWitt</b>, and <b>Catherine …

When you're making a deal, what's going on in your brain?

When two people are trying to make a deal -- whether they’re competing or cooperating -- what’s really going on inside their brains? Behavioral …

The Brain

Nasa Curiosity rover tests suggest life may have existed on Mars

An ancient network of rivers on Mars once made parts of the planet habitable for microbial life, according to the latest analysis from Nasa's …

How big is the universe … compared with a grain of sand? - video

'You'll never get your head around how big the universe is,' warns astronomer Pete Edwards of the University of Durham in this film about measuring …

The Power of Bad Incentives

WHAT *SHOULD* WE BE WORRIED ABOUT?<p>Imagine that a young, white man has been falsely convicted of a serious crime and sentenced to five years in a …

The God Argument

A.C. Grayling is Master of the New College of the Humanities (London). He is the author of the acclaimed <i>Among the Dead Cities: The History and Moral</i> …

A year after losing faith, atheist pastor finds a new calling

This Easter, Teresa MacBain will mark an anniversary that’s uncommon for an ordained minister — her first year as an atheist.<p>Last March, MacBain, now …

What Do Americans Really Think About the Bible?

One of March’s media stories has been the success of the History Channel miniseries,<i>The Bible</i>. The first episode, which premiered on March 3, had …

Number Of Early Childhood Vaccines Not Linked To Autism

A large new government study should reassure parents who are afraid that kids are getting autism because they receive too many vaccines too early in …

Saying ‘Vagina’ During Biology Class Leads To Investigation Of Idaho Science Teacher

Parents in Dietrich, Idaho, aren’t very happy with the way science teacher Tim McDaniel is teaching their children human anatomy.<p>That is to say, …

On Good Bits of the Bible, and of Religion generally.

Discussion by: Zeuglodon<p>According to the online version of the Skeptic's Annotated Bible, there are only 511 good verses or passages in the whole of …

Thank You God - Tim Minchin