Mars is singular in that it possesses all the raw materials required to support not only life, but a new branch of human civilization.
Eventually, organized religion will have to reconcile itself with the 21st century and its scientific and intellectual standards and requirements.
Mars is the prime site for self-sustaining communities on other worlds and the most readily terraformed world in the solar system.
When it comes to morality, theists are nothing more than plagiarizers, stealing and giving no credit to the original.
There could be a way of predicting – and preventing – which children will go on to have low intelligence.
1. The appearance of an angel. An actual non-human being conforming to supernatural existence available for scientific study.
Atheists are construed as immoral beings who are more likely to commit grotesque acts such as incest, animal torture, and serial murders.
If you believe Catholic Church leaders, you might easily imagine that the Nazis were a confederation of atheists and neo-pagans.
Nobel Prize-winning physicist Steven Weinberg looks at several of the guises in which utopian thinking is likely to appear during the century ahead.
A man who should have been a hero of the free world was instead hounded to death because of religion-inspired homophobia.