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Why atheists should respect believers

Mark Poprocki / iStock Certain atheists are happy to proclaim their disgust for religion and believers whenever they get a … Continued

Texas won’t mess with facts on evolution

Do the laws of nature apply in Texas and should these children be exposed to theories of evolution?

Earth isn’t just home, it’s holy

Full disc satellite image of Earth from Russian Electro-L satellite (Russian Earth Observation centre) There is now a single issue … Continued

Signs of God in spring?

Over two decades ago this month, when my youngest son, Jonathan, was a second grader, I was having some after-school … Continued

Jews trek to the Mojave Desert for a visceral Passover

More than 3,000 years ago, the Israelites escaped bondage in Egypt and made themselves into a nation in the Sinai … Continued

The end of the world has been postponed – again

AP People gather around a sacred fire at the Mayan archeological site of Iximche during a ceremony marking the end … Continued

Dec. 21, 2012 marks the shifting of eras, says Mayan spiritual leader

AFP AFP/GETTY IMAGES This picture shows the sunset from Cisternino, in the southern Italian region of Puglia on Dec. 11, … Continued

Sci-fi ‘Anomaly’ and the church of popular culture

Recently, writer Harry “Skip” Brittenham and artist Brian Haberlin released their epic science fiction multimedia project “Anomaly” to the delight … Continued

Thanks to humanity

AP This June 21, 2011 file photo shows a billboard at 417 North James in Columbus, Ohio, one of several … Continued

Mitt Romney, Health Care, and Eco-Womanism

AP Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney gestures during a rally in Abingdon, Va., on Oct. 5, 2012. … Continued