Student group under fire for homosexual Jesus poster
Gay Socialites - New York , NY , USA
The student group Activists for Atheism are under fire at Lorain
College in Ohio
for hanging this poster that claims Jesus had a homosexual ...
'Imagine No Religion' signs to go up around town
AZ Central.com - AZ,USA
24, 2008 04:52 PM A national organization that promotes freedom from religion
and separation of church and state is hoping to get Phoenix commuters talking ...
Ask an atheist!
smudailycampus.com - Dallas , TX , USA
Atheism sets its roots from the pre-Socratics. The etymology of atheist can be
traced to Ancient Greek from the word atheos meaning without (a-) god (theos) ...
Atheists forced to travel out of Donegal for final resting place
Irish Times -
IT APPEARS there may be nowhere in Co Donegal where someone who is openly an atheist
can be buried. Such was the discovery of journalist Roy Greenslade this ...
BOOKS, FILM, THEATRE, TV, YOU
Sexy Girls in
Bikinis cat Fight About Atheism
PR Web (press release)
- Ferndale , WA , USA
Two young women fight poolside about the existence of God, rather than whether
Miller Lite tastes great or is less filling. The ad promotes the newly ...
BOOK REVIEW: Roy on France and Islam by Khaled Ahmed
Daily Times - Lahore , Pakistan
One approach opposes separation; the other allows separation to achieve
integration. Both approaches have failed. Assimilationist France doesn't
allow the ...
Monkey Trials and Gorilla Sermons: Evolution and Christianity From ...
RedOrbit - Dallas , TX , USA
By Day, Matthew doi: 10.1017/S0009640708000863 Monkey Trials and Gorilla
Sermons: Evolution and Christianity from Darwin
to Intelligent Design. ...
EVOLUTION, CREATIONISM, I.D.
Area scientist on team at 'hotbed of evolution'
Canada.com - Don
He says there's evidence it was a "hotbed for evolution." This means,
cutting through a lot of Greek terminology of placoderms and melano-gnathuses
and the ...
How 'Secondary' Sex Characters Can Drive The Origin Of Species
Science Daily (press
release) - USA
In the September 2008 issue of Evolution (now online), Armin Moczek and Harald
Parzer examine males from four geographically separated populations of the ..
Smart Riposte to Intelligent Design
Wall Street Journal - USA
The multimedia show, "Surviving: The Body of Evidence," is a shot
across the bow of "intelligent design" thinking. A smartly presented
argument that the ...
The Christian Right's Got a New Stealth Tactic to Smuggle ...
AlterNet - San Francisco , CA , USA
Americans United for Separation of Church and State and its allies believe the
Science Education Act is another attempt to force religion into public ...
Is craziness part of evolution?
Times of India - India
Natural selection may be behind many psychiatric problems. Mental illnesses,
many researchers claim, are the byproducts of an over-functional brain. ...
Tracing the steps of evolution back to Taung
Independent Online - Cape Town , South
The fossil will also be part of an initiative to educate people in evolution
and anthropology. A delegation from the North
West provincial government ...
Locust Grove man's book challenges schools' curriculum
Orange County Review - Orange , VA , USA
The ACLU and other organizations believe that the bill is a way to sneak Intelligent
Design into the curriculum. "Many states have brought in Intelligent ..
(Aug. 23, 2008) — The existence of the supercontinent Pangea, which formed
about 300 million years ago and broke up about 200 million years ago, is a
cornerstone of plate tectonics, and processes resulting in its assembly and
fragmentation have governed the evolution of Earth's crust for 500 million
Fish Cancer Gene Linked To Pigment Pattern That Attracts Mates
(Aug. 23, 2008) — Though skin cancer is deadly to male fish, it also has one
perk: The black melanoma splotches arise from attractive natural markings that
lure female mates. A new study published in the Proceedings of the National
Academy of Sciences this week shows...
New Climate Record Shows Century-long Droughts In Eastern North America
(Aug. 23, 2008) — A stalagmite in a West Virginia cave has yielded the most
detailed geological record to date on climate cycles in eastern North America
over the past 7,000 years. The new study confirms that during periods when
Earth received less solar radiation, the Atlantic Ocean
cooled, icebergs increased and precipitation fell, creating a series of
Genes And Nutrition Influence Caste In Unusual Species Of Harvester Ant
(Aug. 23, 2008) — Researchers trying to determine whether nature or nurture
determines an ant's status in the colony have found a surprising answerBoth...
Some Cells Self-destruct For The Greater Common Good
(Aug. 22, 2008) — ETH Zurich biologists, led by Professors Martin Ackermann and
Wolf-Dietrich Hardt, in collaboration with Michael Doebeli of the University of
British Colombia in Vancouver (CN), have been able to describe how random
molecular processes during cell division allow some cells to engage in a
With Skate Eyes, Scientists Peer Into Human Disease
(Aug. 22, 2008) — Paradoxically, the photoreceptor cells in our retinas release
more of their neurotransmitter, glutamate, in the dark, when there is nothing
to see, than they do in the light. This is doubly surprising since although
glutamate is a major signaling molecule in the retina...
Stellar Stillbirths: Brown Dwarfs Revealed As Third Class Of Celestial
Bodies After Stars And Planets
(Aug. 22, 2008) — The systematics of celestial bodies apparently needs to be
revised. Researchers at the Argelander Institute of Astronomy of the University of Bonn have discovered that brown dwarfs
need to be treated as a separate class in addition to stars and planets...
Climate Change Could Be Impetus For Wars, Other Conflicts, Expert Says
(Aug. 22, 2008) — Hurricane season has arrived, sparking renewed debate
regarding possible links between global warming and the frequency and severity
of hurricanes, heat waves and other extreme weather events...
Radioactive Waste Recycling No Longer A Pain In The Ash
(Aug. 22, 2008) — A new recycling plant will soon recover uranium from the
ashes of radioactive garbage to be recycled back into nuclear fuel using an
efficient, environmentally friendly technology inspired by decaffeinated
Mystery Of Young Stars Near Black Holes Solved
(Aug. 22, 2008) — The mystery of how young stars can form within the deep
gravity of black holes has been solved by a team of astrophysicists at the
Universities of St Andrews and Edinburgh...
Face Recognition: Nurture Not Nature
(Aug. 22, 2008) — Researchers have discovered that our society can influence
the way we recognise other people's faces...
Optical Computing Closer To Reality
(Aug. 22, 2008) — Scientists at the University of Pennsylvania have theorized a
way to increase the speed of pulses of light that bound across chains of tiny
metal particles to well past the speed of light by altering the particle
Acute Maternal Stress During Pregnancy Linked To Development Of
(Aug. 21, 2008) — Pregnant women who endure the psychological stress of being
in a war zone are more likely to give birth to a child who develops
schizophrenia. New research supports a growing body of literature that
attributes maternal exposure to severe stress during the early months of
pregnancy to an increased susceptibility to schizophrenia in the offspring..
Most Black Holes Might Come In Only Small And Large
(Aug. 21, 2008) — Black holes are sometimes huge cosmic beasts, billions of
times the mass of our sun, and sometimes petite with just a few times the sun's
mass. But do black holes also come in size medium? A new study suggests that,
for the most part, the answer is no...
Removing Tumors Through The Nose: Neurosurgeon Uses Smaller Openings To
Reach The Brain
(Aug. 21, 2008) — Dr. Edward Duckworth is part of a new generation of
neurosurgeons who are making brain surgery a lot easier on patients...
SEPARATION CHURCH / STATE
Church And State
CBS News - New York , NY , USA
Rick Warren kicked off the event with a fairly straightforward message:
"We believe in the separation of church and state, but we do not believe
in the ...
alerts travelers to 'attractions' along road
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
- Pittsburgh , PA , USA
As for the separation of church and state, "Getting Around" isn't out
to make that an issue. Travel any main road and you'll see many crosses, church
School Bible Courses Approved in Texas
Dissident Voice - Santa Rosa , CA , USA
While some states raise the issue of the separation of church and state, Texas meshes the two on
the local level. Many school districts already teach the ...
Missouri Public School Must Stop Distribution of Bibles To Fifth ...
Americans United - Washington , DC , USA
.. Bibles to fifth-graders on school property during school hours, Americans
United for Separation of Church and State has told a federal appellate court. ...
US group leaves Beijing without Bibles
Gillette News Record -
China's officially atheistic government prohibits proselytizing and is worried
that if the spread of religion goes unchecked, believers might ultimately ..
mark DNCC with downtown Denver protest; one arrested
PageOneQ.com - USA
exclaimed local atheist, lesbian transwoman Jessica Sideways to the group.
"Talk to an atheist! Talk to a non-believer! Talk to a therapist, for