Dr. Ben Carson is on the Shortlist to Become Donald Trump’s Secretary of Education

As President-elect Donald Trump puts together his whatever-the-opposite-of-a-Team-of-Rivals is, one of the many disturbing possible appointments reported by BuzzFeed is Dr. Ben Carson as Secretary of Education.


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Worst Carl Sagan Day Ever

We needed you this year, Carl.

Some passages from Sagan’s Pale Blue Dot seem apropos to Day One of America’s new nightmare.


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Neil deGrasse Tyson Suggests a More Inspiring Campaign Slogan

Neil deGrasse Tyson has a revised campaign slogan for the presidential race.


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Richard Dawkins is Bad for Science, Say Researchers Predisposed to Not Liking Him

In a bizarre new study published in the journal Public Understandings of Science, researchers at Rice University found that a lot of scientists don’t like Richard Dawkins because, they argue, he misrepresents science to suit his own agenda. Even though that’s not at all what he does.


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Ray Comfort’s Movie The Atheist Delusion Is Now Free To Watch Online

Evangelist Ray Comfort‘s film The Atheist Delusion — tagline: “Atheism destroyed with one scientific question” — is now free to watch online. So if Twitter goes down again today, you’ll have another way to get outraged.


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