challenging religious privilege in public life



Democrat hopefuls understand climate change, but not population limits

Perhaps before being too late to fix, our leaders around the world may come to their senses. Is that too optimistic? Hope not.

The Appalling Awfulness of Religious Hypocrisy

Religion was supposed to make people feel calmer and better about life. Instead religion is leading to the destruction of humans.

Aging: past, present and future

Genetic studies have now firmly established that ageing is regulated by specific genes conserved from yeast to mice.

It is time to classify biological aging as a disease

Whilst many ageing researchers have openly declared that the universality of the ageing process means it is not a disease, ageing fits the given medical…

Biodiversity loss is the very real end of the world and no one is acting like it

Radical change is needed right this second and cannot be delayed. Our time to avoid catastrophe is quickly slipping away.

David Sinclair – Slowing down Aging (VIDEO)

David Sinclair is an Australian biologist and Professor of Genetics best known for his research on the biology of lifespan extension.

Why the singularity is certain to happen in my own lifetime

The inflection point at which computers, ‘thinking machines’ and AI may become infinitely powerful is no more than 20–25 years away.

Why Many Evangelicals Find Donald Trump Simply Irresistible

When you look a little closer at the stories in the Bible, it turns out that God is an awful lot like Trump.

It’s Time for Robots to Mine the Asteroids

Counter intuitively, the primary obstacles are not technical. Rather it is government inaction, in both funding and regulation.

The Victims of the Crusades

Many people think the Crusades were romantic quests but they actually were a nightmare of slaughter, rape, looting and magic tales.