Many atheists have asked me why I converted from strong atheism to Christianity rather than to some other belief system. The simple answer is that Christians had the answers to my questions. 1,986 more words
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After leaving Pandora Entrance the expedition vessel Silentworld II, ably skippered by Michael Gooding from the Silentworld Foundation, motored down the outside of the Great Barrier Reef before coming abreast of the Raine Island Entrance – marked by its famous 14-metre high stone navigational tower and shipwrecked sailors’ refuge built on the Island by convict stone mason in 1844. 539 more words
Today I received the advance copies of my latest book, published by Cambridge University Press, and entitled “Foraminifera and their Applications”. (When not treading the streets of London earlier this year, I was busily scribbling away with my other academic and scientific hat on). 456 more words
Unless you live in a cave you will be aware that Nelson Mandela, South Africa’s first black president and the hero in the fight against aparteid, died earlier this week at the age of 95. 244 more words
Published in Indian Country Today Media Network | November 18, 2013 | Circulation: 300,000 unique monthly visitors (online) / 22,500 (magazine)
It’s a bittersweet victory for the Musqueam, who won their battle to stop development atop an ancient village but could only do so by buying it back.