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The Evolution of Form

When discussing evolution it is helpful to distinguish between those aspects of animals that are naturally variable and those which are far more inflexible.  Take, for instance, the shape, form or color of an animal.   830 more words

Richard Dawkins

The Closed Mind of Richard Dawkins

An atheist reviews Richard Dawkins’ autobiography and titles it “The Closed Mind of Richard Dawkins.” Even atheists are increasingly embarrassed by Dawkins.

The Closed Mind of Richard Dawkins His atheism is its own kind of narrow religion… 1,022 more words


Fresh Quotes: Imagination


The imagination takes us to other worlds. It adds color and texture where there is nothing but monotony. Imagination spurs innovation. It’s the starting point to all points wonderful. 249 more words

Albert Einstein

The God Delusion - Richard Dawkins

Before I start I would like to say I am NOT an atheist by any stretch of the imagination. However, I am keen to read their arguments (or Dawkins’ argument) to see why they can’t believe in a God. 155 more words


The Instagram meme craze

I have done quite a few Twitter-focused posts so far, so I thought it was high time I switched things up. It’s Instagram time! What exactly keeps me on Instagram more than anything, for extended periods of time (sometimes hours… I’m ashamed to say)? 595 more words

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The Case Against Alvin Plantinga's Assertion That Atheism is Less Rational Than Theism.

This is a reproduction of a note I originally posted on Facebook on February 13, 2014

A friend of mine posted a link on Facebook by a philosopher I follow, Alvin Plantinga, with the invitation to a debate on the ideas therein. 2,152 more words

Dawkins and Tzu: Different Sides of the Same Coin

Mehran Banaei

The famous Chinese Taoist Master Chuang Tzu once dreamed that he was a butterfly fluttering around colourful flowers. While dreaming, his dream appeared so real to him, void of any awareness of his humanhood and his own individuality. 534 more words

Philosophy Of Science And Religion