Do Souls Exist? Science Says No.

Research from neuroscience and physics show that there is no good reason to imagine that souls actually exist. We’ll start with the guy in the photo. A blasting accident shot an iron rod through his head, but he survived to give science early evidence of the mind/brain connection. [Read more…]

Do Atheists Borrow From the Christian Worldview? A Parable.

We’re told, “The atheist borrows from the Christian worldview!” But dig into this claim, and you’ll see there’s nothing there. Here’s a parable that illustrates the issue. [Read more…]

Alternative Medicine, Bible Style: Jesus’s Bizarre Approach to Medicine

Look at the different kinds of healing miracles Jesus does in the gospels. Are they any more effective than debunked alternative medicines? [Read more…]

Why Does the Bible Have No Recipe for Soap?

Soap wasn’t known to the ancients, but it’s not hard to make. Why do we find no recipe for it in the Bible? Is “God has his reasons” enough, or does this say something about the truth of the Bible? [Read more…]

10 Reasons to Not Believe Christianity Until You Believe in Aliens

The Christian accepts the claims of the gospels. Contrast this with another claim: that aliens have visited the earth. Since that claim beats the Jesus story on every point, who could believe Christianity before aliens? [Read more…]

Games Creationists Play: 7 Tricks to Watch Out For

Suppose you’re a conservative politician and you want to pick and choose your science based on how it pleases you. How do you justify that? Here are some tricks to use if you want to support that agenda (or to watch out for if you actually care about the science). [Read more…]

Hey, GOP Candidates! Want to Reject Science Without Looking Like a Troglodyte?

That pesky scientific consensus gets in the way so often that conservatives often prefer to pick their own consensus. Here’s another attempt at justifying this. [Read more…]

Yet More on the Bible’s Confused Relationship with Science (2 of 2)

We’ll conclude our look at Bible verses that make declarations about science so embarrassing that Christians want to ignore them. [Read more…]

Yet More on the Bible’s Confused Relationship with Science

We’ve looked at weak Christian claims that the Bible preceded science. Now, let’s look at Bible verses that make declarations about science so embarrassing that Christians want to ignore them. [Read more…]

The Bible’s Confused Relationship with Science (2 of 2)

Modern science? It’s been in the Bible all along, and we just didn’t have the faith to see it! Let’s wrap up the investigation of this bold claim. [Read more…]


CLOSE | X

HIDE | X