Tag Archives: religions

Animated Map Shows How the Five Major Religions Spread Across the World (3000 BC – 2000 AD)


Hinduism, Judaism, Buddhism, Christianity, Islam…. Claims to ancient origin and ultimate authority notwithstanding, the world’s five major religions are all of recent vintage compared to the couple hundred thousand years or more of human existence on the planet. During most of our prehistory, religious beliefs and practices were largely localized, confined to the territorial or tribal boundaries of individual groups.
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The most atheist countries in the world in one map


Religions make out a great part of the culture of a country, but what about the countries that don’t believe? Here are the most atheist countries, mapped.
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Religions Are Failed Sciences


We are misled by the very term “religion,” argues Sam Harris. Religion was simply the discourse humans used when all causes in the universe were opaque.
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A Tree of World Religions


“Yes, of course yours is the one true religion…”
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Have world religions been the cause of violence throughout the ages? | Richard Dawkins Foundation


Have world religions been the cause of violence throughout the ages? | Richard Dawkins Foundation
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