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Is There Evidence of Design/Purpose in the Universe?

Is there design and purpose to the universe, or is all we just a random extraordinary occurrence?

We have no answers to this question, but how we go about getting the answers is greatly inter-weaved with world view and ideology. 1,397 more words

Big Bang

WLC dodges his own question

Recently, I have taken to addressing William Lane Craig’s Excursus on Natural Theology podcasts. These are lessons directed at the layperson with the goal of demonstrating the rationality of theism from simple arguments. 589 more words


Mississippi Creationism: New Bill for 2016

Our friends at the National Center for Science Education (NCSE) recently posted Antiscience bill in Mississippi. They say:

House Bill 50, introduced in the Mississippi House of Representatives and referred to the House Education Committee on February 8, 2016, would, if enacted, allow science teachers with idiosyncratic opinions to teach anything they pleased — and prohibit responsible educational authorities from intervening.

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Science Is an Opiate for the Unthinking

Because of the Scottish Enlightenment, we’ve always had a high opinion of Scotland. Alas, not every Scotsman lives up to that splendid tradition. 1,035 more words


66. Why doesn't sin carry natural consequences?

Had our world been created by a moral designer, we might expect evil actions to carry natural consequences, in much the same way that other actions carry negative consequences. 2,209 more words


Self-Published Genius #42: Darwin Dissenter

We have another addition to our series about Self-Published Geniuses, where we bring you news of authors with a vanity press book in which the author claims to have made paradigm-shattering discoveries, and announces his work by hiring a press release service. 739 more words