Category Archives: Science

The “evils” of porn

I occasionally read articles on lifesitenews.com, If you have never read it, it’s pretty much a mill for conspiracy theories and rants against “liberal plots” like science and measurable data.  I don’t often write criticism of things I find there, … Continue reading

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Does the Universe Have a Purpose

Ran across this very interesting video by Neil deGrasse Tyson today.  Thought I’d share. 

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Dr. Oz and Raspberry Ketone

Occasionally I get spam emails, and by occasionally I mean very very often.  I usually ignore them, most of them get caught by my spam filter but occasionally one gets through like the email that sent me this link: Phoenix … Continue reading

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Louisiana is in a worse state than I imagined.

I wrote a while back about Louisiana passing a voucher program that was likely to push creationism onto students by sending them to Christian private schools.  Well the bill passed and has been put into effect this year.  Thanks to … Continue reading

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Revolution…worst sci-fi ever.

I’ve been watching a few episodes of a new science fiction series that has come out this year called Revolution.  Now, I am used to a certain amount of difficult to believe stuff in science fiction.  We all suspend disbelief … Continue reading

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I don’t even know what to say.

Recently U.S. Representative Paul Broun, a republican from Georgia and who, unfortunately for the U.S., is a physician and sits on the House Science, Space and Technology Committee had this to say: “God’s word is true. I’ve come to understand … Continue reading

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How to say something about your product without saying anything.

There is a commercial 5 hour energy has been playing on my Hulu account quite a bit lately and I found it pretty funny. They asked 3,000 doctors (though didn’t say how many actually answered) and the response? Over 73% … Continue reading

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Meat does not work that way.

I was on Google+ earlier today and this photo was posted under the Did you Know page: With it was the following statement: The watermelon is easily digestible, and will be excavated much faster than the burger and fries below. … Continue reading

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Vouchers and schools and creationists, oh my!

I wrote last weekend about a school voucher program going on in Louisiana.  While I am against vouchers for several different reasons this is understandably a complicated issue with a lot of competing issues to consider.  NCSE published an article … Continue reading

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Rabbi Moshe Averick explains to us how he doesn’t understand evolution or atheism.

I’ve written about Moshe Averick a few times before.  Every so often he like to make some inflammatory  post over at the algemeiner about how atheists are amoral and so on. Moshe Averick’s Article: …But Atheism Does Teach That We’re … Continue reading

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