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Have Scientific Questions? There Are No 'Answers in Genesis'

Have Scientific Questions? There Are No 'Answers in Genesis' | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
When we permit theology to define our science, we end up with gibberish, but not even consistent gibberish.
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Astrobiology Has Not Made the Case for God - The New Yorker

Astrobiology Has Not Made the Case for God - The New Yorker | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Arguing that God exists because many cosmic mysteries remain unsolved is intellectually lazy in the extreme.
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Brothers Grimm-Inspired Fairytale Landscapes By Kilian Schönberger | Bored Panda

Brothers Grimm-Inspired Fairytale Landscapes By Kilian Schönberger | Bored Panda | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
German photographer Kilian Schönberger has captured the essence of the legendary Grimm Brothers' dark fairytales in a series of images called “Brothers Grimm's Wanderings.” The photos capture entrancing landscapes and buildings throughout Central Europe that are at once mystical and foreboding.
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My Secret Atheist Blog: Secular Group to Distribute "Get Out of Forced Catholicism Free" Cards

My Secret Atheist Blog: Secular Group to Distribute "Get Out of Forced Catholicism Free" Cards | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
My Secret Atheist Blog: Secular Group to Distribute "Get Out of Forced Catholicism Free" Cards
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Religion: 84% of UK Protestants are not sure God exists - here's who believes most - Mirror Online

Religion: 84% of UK Protestants are not sure God exists - here's who believes most - Mirror Online | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
The vast majority of Anglicans, Methodists and Presbyterians in the UK aren't sure that God exists, according to a survey of Britons.
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Mike Huckabee: ‘God’s blessing’ will make me president to stop the atheist ‘secular theocracy’

Mike Huckabee: ‘God’s blessing’ will make me president to stop the atheist ‘secular theocracy’ | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Mike Huckabee: ‘God’s blessing’ will make me president to stop the atheist ‘secular theocracy’
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The Front Lines of the Christian Battle Against Internet Porn | VICE | United Kingdom

The Front Lines of the Christian Battle Against Internet Porn | VICE | United Kingdom | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Religious organisations like XXXChurch, and activists like former adult star Brittni Ruiz, are leading the fight against what they see as the morally corrosive influence of porn.
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A Shocking Number of Americans Under 30 Have No Religion — This Country Is Going to Change | Alternet

A Shocking Number of Americans Under 30 Have No Religion — This Country Is Going to Change | Alternet | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Americans are abandoning religion in droves.
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The Movement to Put a Church in Every School Is Growing | The Nation

The Movement to Put a Church in Every School Is Growing | The Nation | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
A Christian movement seeks to plant a place of worship in every public school.
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Bill Donohue: Atheists Are Unhappy, Die Early, and Are Disproportionately Insane

Bill Donohue: Atheists Are Unhappy, Die Early, and Are Disproportionately Insane | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Source: Friendly Atheist. Bill Donohue of the Catholic League loves to complain about all the persecution people of his faith have to deal with – for example, other people sometimes put up billboards that offer a different perspective – but he has no problem saying the very things he’s flip out over if the tables were turned.
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The True Version of the False: Can Atheists Argue Over the “True” Version of Religion?

The True Version of the False: Can Atheists Argue Over the “True” Version of Religion? | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
The True Version of the False: Can Atheists Argue Over the “True” Version of Religion?
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How to debunk false beliefs without having it backfire - Vox

Why misinformation sticks in your brain as if it's true.
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'Doomsday Clock' Ticks Forward: Climate Change, Nuclear Weapons Push Humanity Closer To Global Catastrophe

'Doomsday Clock' Ticks Forward: Climate Change, Nuclear Weapons Push Humanity Closer To Global Catastrophe | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
'Doomsday Clock' now at three minutes to midnight.
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‘Living the Secular Life,’ by Phil Zuckerman - NYTimes.com

As more Americans eschew religious affiliation, a sociologist examines the secular lifestyle.
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Indiana public school teacher fired for being an atheist files lawsuit

Indiana public school teacher fired for being an atheist files lawsuit | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
A former Indiana public school teacher who alleges he was fired for refusing to participate in prayers initiated by the school principal, and telling administrators and colleagues he refused to pray to some “mystical sky daddy” because he was an atheist, has filed a federal lawsuit.
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12 Worst Ideas Religion Has Unleashed on the World | Alternet

12 Worst Ideas Religion Has Unleashed on the World | Alternet | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
These dubious concepts advocate conflict, cruelty and suffering.
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Excuse Me! I Have A Couple Questions ~ ExChristian.Net

Excuse Me! I Have A Couple Questions ~ ExChristian.Net | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
“How can we tell the difference between God’s answer to prayer or God’s intervention in the world and a plain and simple coincidence?”
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1 in 4 Americans Believe God Will Decide Who Wins The Super Bowl

1 in 4 Americans Believe God Will Decide Who Wins The Super Bowl | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Is the Super Bowl divinely rigged? One in four Americans say yes, according to a new survey by the Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI) and Religion News Service. Twenty-six percent of Americans and 27 percent of self-described sports fan...
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Religious Freedom Advocates Offer To Take Lashes For Imprisoned Saudi Blogger

Religious Freedom Advocates Offer To Take Lashes For Imprisoned Saudi Blogger | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Seven religious freedom advocates have offered to personally receive 100 lashes each in the place of Raif Badawi, a liberal Saudi blogger sentenced to 1,000 lashes and 10 years in prison for "insulting Islam through electronic channels." ...
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I Co-Founded One of the Most Popular Christian Rock Bands Ever… and I’m Now An Atheist

I Co-Founded One of the Most Popular Christian Rock Bands Ever… and I’m Now An Atheist | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
In 1985, I co-founded Newsboys, one of the most successful Christian rock bands in history. And I’m now an atheist.
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Who Would Jesus Torture? - The Daily Beast

Who Would Jesus Torture? - The Daily Beast | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Over two thirds of Christians support the torture of terrorist suspects, compared with just 41% of nonbelievers. Why?
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Judge Tells Divorced Atheist He Has to Attend Church Services with His Children as Part of Settlement

Judge Tells Divorced Atheist He Has to Attend Church Services with His Children as Part of Settlement | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Judge Tells Divorced Atheist He Has to Attend Church Services with His Children as Part of Settlement
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Ten Books for Skeptics « Cognition « Critical Thinking « Skeptic North

Ten Books for Skeptics « Cognition « Critical Thinking « Skeptic North | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
There are probably as many paths to becoming a scientific skeptic as there are skeptics. Admittedly my framework for skepticism was in the background for…
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