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This week’s question comes from Marilyn N who asks “Is it is wise to cater to those who think the earth is flat?” Considering...

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by Kristy Love As the calendar reflects 2016, I’m vaguely aware of an anniversary. Or maybe a birth. Either way, I’m reminded my new found...

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by Tulay Cetingulec As Turkey grapples with terrorism and myriad social and economic problems, an unexpected controversy has moved on to the country’s crowded agenda....

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Genes work by controlling protein synthesis. This is a powerful way of manipulating the world, but it is slow. It takes months of patiently...

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by Kimberly Winston (RNS) It’s like a royal wedding in the small world of atheist organizations: The Center for Inquiry and the Richard Dawkins Foundation...

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Courtesy of Erick Setiabudi By Eva Botkin-Kowacki When early humans began trekking out of Africa, they spread across Eurasia on foot. As some made it down...

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This week’s question comes from Mark C who asks, “ if a group of scientists conducted artificial selection over millions of years, could they...

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By Gemma Mora-Azuar I am a member of the TIES Teacher Corps, a growing group of teachers, college professors and scientists who present workshops for...

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Photo Credit: Naomi Gingold By Naomi Gingold When Kyaw Moe Khine was in 9th grade, he told his parents that he was an atheist. His parents didn’t...

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by Michael Schulson It makes sense that Barack Obama would describe Marilynne Robinson as one of his favorite novelists. Like a great politician, Robinson has...