May 27, 2016

About that ’50 year study’ on the effects of spanking… Read more

May 26, 2016

The songwriter accused Jerry Falwell of “cultist ideals”. Read more

May 25, 2016

Most creationists don’t care how God did it, as long as he did. Read more

May 24, 2016

Many parents are choosing Christian schools to avoid Halloween celebrations. Read more

May 23, 2016

Lucas Leonard was beaten to death in a church, not a cult. Read more

May 20, 2016

Even the good faith schools have their problems. Read more

May 19, 2016

Watch Kenneth Copeland as he probably doesn’t call the Holy Spirit a Mother****er. Read more

May 18, 2016

I finished my PhD thesis on Monday. No, don’t start cheering yet. There’s still a long journey between finishing a thesis and becoming a doctor, but at least at this point I’m unlikely to join the ranks of those who start a PhD and never finish. I’d love to tell you what’s in it, but I’m going to wait until it’s passed peer review and everything’s official. I also found out tons of great stuff that I couldn’t fit into… Read more

May 17, 2016

When media, schools, and governments talk about faith schools, they focus on what parents and religious leaders want. It’s time for the students to be heard. Read more

March 14, 2016

At the AHS Convention on Saturday, I was lucky enough to meet Nick Lane, a biochemist at UCL and renowned expert on abiogenesis. He had given a superb talk, discussing experiments which promise breakthroughs in our understanding of how life first arose. To a former creationist, this is some of the most exciting stuff you could ever hear. I collared Nick with two minutes to go before the next talk and said I wanted him to know how thrilling it… Read more

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