by thebear250posted: 09 Sep 2013
For the sake of argument, let us talk about primarily Western music. I am operating under the assumption that everyone knows what I am refferring to when I say Western music. From music of antiquity (ancient...
by godisnotgreatposted: 05 Sep 2013
One of the fundamental myths of Judaism - and therefore of Christian and Muslim faiths - is the exodus story. Unlike other myths (e.g. Jesus), this one can (and was) tested: hundred of thousands of people are...
While absorbing knowledge and furthering one's personal understanding of the universe is laudible, has anyone ideas about how we are going to increase public understanding of the nature of reality? Politics is...
by scientific_philosopherposted: 06 Aug 2013
Dear students and friends of the scientific secular thought! I consider myself privileged to have been raised by my grandparents. Unlike many of my friends grandparents they were not religious and especially...
by scientific_philosopherposted: 31 Jul 2013
Dear fellow non-theists! I've always been very annoyed by the constant misuse of the word "science", especially when it's in the same sentence with religion. The difference between science and religion is that...
by flopster123posted: 20 Jul 2013
I want to join this site because I'm a sincere admirer of Richard Dawkins. His bravery and honesty and his dedication to his beliefs, let alone his scientific distinction and his wonderful writing, make him...