Science education under attack: Arizona Department of Education officials are trying to remove the word “evolution” from the state’s science standards.http://bit.ly/2k2UnBx
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?http://bzfd.it/2EYgvJv
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.http://n.pr/2yVOs9K
Students in religious countries are likely to perform worse in science and maths than their more agnostic or atheist counterparts, new research has found.http://ind.pn/2nPcyy7
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. […]http://bit.ly/2aQSLJk
Seduced by science and rationalism, yet tied to their families and communities, Hasidic atheists opt for a double lifehttp://bit.ly/292bE9E
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.http://bit.ly/21c7ZbC