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Science is One Step Closer to Pacific Rim IRL

(That’s “in real life” for those who don’t spend too much time on the internet)

The blockbuster movie Pacific Rim was exciting for many reasons (giant robots fighting giant monsters, mainly), but the connection that allowed the pilots of the giant robots to communicate might be one step closer to a reality.   123 more words

Science

Black Churches Are Becoming More Gay-Friendly [VIDEO]


A new study released by Duke University has found that acceptance of homosexual members in Black protestant churches has recently surged.  The percentage of churches accepting of gay and lesbian members has risen from 44% in 2006 to 62% in 2012.  49 more words

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Black Churches Are Becoming More Gay-Friendly [VIDEO]


A new study released by Duke University has found that acceptance of homosexual members in Black protestant churches has recently surged.  The percentage of churches accepting of gay and lesbian members has risen from 44% in 2006 to 62% in 2012.  49 more words

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Plumlee, U.S. win gold in Spain

Christ School graduate Mason Plumlee grabbed four rebounds and scored one point Sunday as the United States national team rolled past Serbia, 129-92, in the championship finals of the FIBA World Cup in Madrid, Spain. 302 more words

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Are Black Churches Are Becoming More Gay-Friendly [VIDEO]


A new study released by Duke University has found that acceptance of homosexual members in Black protestant churches has recently surged.  The percentage of churches accepting of gay and lesbian members has risen from 44% in 2006 to 62% in 2012.  49 more words

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TRENDS & 5 Trends from the Third Wave of the National Congregations Study #DukeUniversity #JSSR #UnivChicago

ABSTRACT:  The third wave of the National Congregations Study (NCS-III) was conducted in 2012. The 2012 General Social Survey asked respondents who attend religious services to name their religious congregation, producing a nationally representative cross-section of congregations from across the religious spectrum. 272 more words

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Black Churches Are Becoming More Gay-Friendly [VIDEO]


A new study released by Duke University has found that acceptance of homosexual members in Black protestant churches has recently surged.  The percentage of churches accepting of gay and lesbian members has risen from 44% in 2006 to 62% in 2012.  49 more words

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