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Music with the eyes. I mean the brain. I mean the…

Ever since musician Eduardo Miranda met a patient with locked in syndrome 11 years ago, he has been on a mission to create a way for the paralyzed to make music. 174 more words


Neil deGrasse Tyson. Dogmatic atheists...

Neil deGrasse Tyson undoubtedly hoped (at least we suppose so) you and your family are having a wonderful holiday season. Nevertheless, a series of tweets sent by the astrophysicist on last Christmas have incensed some, as he provocatively questioned both the significance of the holiday — and the reason we celebrate it. 302 more words


Peer review by patients! Understanding the Universe...

When it comes to clinical research, the participation of the people being treated—the patients—usually ends by the time the study is submitted to a journal. A few U.K.-based publishers are now looking to change that. 178 more words


Atheists, CNN, censorship, free thinking.

Seconds After NFL Star Says “Jesus Died For My Sins”, CNN shuts him down. (1)

Being a “free thinker” is hard.

Atheists claim to be such, but when their beliefs come to the test they fail miserably. 43 more words


Brain. Materialism. Dogmatism. How to read Harmonia Philosophica.

Researchers have successfully replicated a direct brain-to-brain connection between pairs of people as part of a scientific study following the team’s initial demonstration a year ago. 48 more words


Life. Humans. Rocks. Scientific dogmatism.

Hunting from a distance of 27,000 light years, astronomers have discovered an unusual carbon-based molecule contained within a giant gas cloud in interstellar space. The discovery suggests that the complex molecules needed for life may have their origins in interstellar space. 99 more words

Science Dogmatism

Water memory. Human prejudice.

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is potentially wading into hot water next month when it hosts a meeting set up by Nobelist Luc Montagnier to discuss his controversial research on what has become known as “the memory of water.” The afternoon at the agency’s Paris headquarters will feature talks about the virologist’s widely ridiculed idea that water can carry information via an electromagnetic imprint from DNA and other molecules. 424 more words