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Arizona Tries To Delete Evolution From Science Standards

Science education under attack: Arizona Department of Education officials are trying to remove the word “evolution” from the state’s science standards.

He Became A Celebrity For Putting Science Before God. Now Lawrence Krauss Faces Allegations Of Sexual Misconduct.

Lawrence Krauss is a famous atheist and liberal crusader — and, in certain whisper networks, a well-known problem. With women coming forward alleging sexual harassment, will his “skeptic” fanbase believe the evidence?

Sundays at the Altar of Science

An awe-inspiring tradition with ancient origins and dazzling, interconnected forces: home science experiments.

Can Celebrity Scientists Change The Way People Think About Science And Religion?

Do people like Richard Dawkins and Francis Collins impact public opinion on how science and religion relate? Tania Lombrozo considers a study on the influence of big-name scientists on the debate.

Religious countries likely to perform worse in science and maths, study finds | The Independent

Students in religious countries are likely to perform worse in science and maths than their more agnostic or atheist counterparts, new research has found.

Why Science Works – And Religion Doesn’t

News The CERN scientists have admitted a mistake stands in stark contrast to the basic dishonesty of religious apologetics.

Want to Live Forever? Science, Not Religion, Holds the Key to Eternal Life

Ongoing stem cell research at the University at Buffalo recently resulted in a breakthrough, which could potentially lead to new clinical drugs that reverse cells’ aging process. In a series of experiments with embryonic stem cell genes, scientists discovered that a particular gene, the Nanog gene, could actually restore the regenerative properties of old cells. […]

Secretly seduced by science, Hasidic atheists lead a double life

Seduced by science and rationalism, yet tied to their families and communities, Hasidic atheists opt for a double life

The Mistrust of Science

Atul Gawande on what it means to be a scientist in a time of increasing mistrust toward the scientific community.

Why Science Is Not in Conflict with Religion – TheHumanist.com

SCIENCE AND RELIGION have had a long, rich history of conflict, most famously with the case of Galileo, who was found guilty of heresy for discovering one of the basic truths of our solar system.