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Contending for the Faith: Adjusting to a new, subtler battle tactic

‘Faith is a virus, columnist claims’, published by The Christian Institute on 22nd July 2014.
http://www.christian.org.uk/news/faith-is-a-virus-columnist-claims/

‘ said, “Rationalists no longer expect to get rid of religion altogether by explaining life and matter: they aim only to tame it instead, and to protect children from it”‘

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A prophet named Kauffman

by A.E. Malmer © 2014

Stuart A. Kauffman began what he called “investigations” back in December 1994. He was rethinking Darwinian science, the basis for a lot of our culture’s attitudes toward “survival of the fittest” or “eat or be et”, to put it in movie jargon. 498 more words

Why Are We Still Arguing About Evolution


89 years ago this week, a jury in Dayton, Tennessee convicted substitute science teacher John Scopes of violating the Butler Act, which prohibited the teaching of “any theory that denies the story of the Divine… 591 more words

Domestication Syndrome

More than 140 years ago, Charles Darwin noticed something peculiar about domesticated mammals. Compared to their wild ancestors, domestic species are more tame, and they also tend to display a suite of other characteristic features, including floppier ears, patches of white fur, and more juvenile faces with smaller jaws. 395 more words

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DARWIN BOWERS - LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS

ROBBERY x2

BATTERY x5

AGGRAVATED ASSAULT x2

THEFT x2

HOLD FOR SALINE COUNTY

HOLD FOR STATE HOSPITAL

POSSESSION CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE

SIMULTANEOUS DRUGS AND FIREARMS

METH PARAPHERNALIA

ESCAPE x2

TERRORISTIC THREATENING

ARKANSAS

WHY SO CURIOUS??: Human nature unravelled

To anyone reading this post, I am sorry. I’m not sure that I will be providing any answers here and it may well be gibberish but I want to try and write something down about the topic of human nature while I continue to struggle with it. 923 more words

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