The detection of gravitational waves scooped the 2017 Nobel physics prize. But in a Perimeter Institute lecture Erik Verlinde proposes a rather different theory of gravity One of those big open questions
The 100 best nonfiction books: No 83 – The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon (1776-1788)
Perhaps the greatest and certainly one of the most influential history books in the English language retains its power today The most celebrated history book in the English language has its own famous
Space The speed at which you move through space determines the speed at which you move through time. Special relativity teaches us that the three dimensions of space and the solitary dimension of time
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After losing her faith, a former evangelical Christian felt adrift in the world. She then found solace in a radical technological philosophy – but its promises of immortality and spiritual transcendence
Who Founded Christianity? Some Say Jesus; Some Say Paul. What If Neither Did? The Answer Will Surprise You
Jesus Preaching in the Temple at Capernaum by Maurycy Gottlieb; Wikimedia Commons Nowhere in the New Testament does Jesus or Paul say he is rejecting Judaism and starting a new religion. In fact, the "Christian"
The president’s plan has tested the patience of many Venezuelans, sparking looting and unrest The 100-bolivar bill was nearly worthless already when Venezuela’s President Nicolás Maduro attempted to make
Is Donald Trump Mentally Ill? 3 Professors Of Psychiatry Ask President Obama To Conduct 'A Full Medical And Neuropsychiatric
I received this stunning letter to President Obama from a source, with written permission from Dr. Herman, Dr. Gartrell and Dr. Mosbacher, because the source knew that I had been interviewing Psychiatrists
Global warming is scary and abstract. No wonder we struggle to face up to it – and let politicians and industry off the hook After Donald Trump won last month’s US presidential election, hot takes speedily
Much of the Universe is made up of a strange substance that bears no resemblance to the atoms that make up life, the planets and our stars. What is this dark matter – and how do we find it? Astrophysicist
Most casual Christians or even those who rely on their understanding of scripture from the pulpit remain in the dark about Christianity's conflict-ridden pre-history. Jerusexit or Jersualexit or Jextit?
A Canadian study has found that Mainline Protestant churches that have both modern worship services and teach a literal interpretation of the Bible grow faster. The Canadian researchers who authored the
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