“A little knowledge of science makes man an atheist, but an in-depth study of science makes him a believer in God.” – Francis Bacon.
“And your Lord inspired the female bees to take (build) its houses (hives) on mountains, trees, and in (people’s) gardens Then (you female bee) eat from all the fruits and (you female bee) follow the ways of your Lord laid down (for you). There emerges from their bellies a drink, varying in colors, in which there is healing (cure) for people. In that, (there) is a sign for a people who give thought” (Al-Na’hl, 16: 68-69).
In 1966 Time magazine ran a cover story asking: Is God Dead? Many have accepted the cultural narrative that he’s obsolete—that as science progresses, there is less need for a “God” to explain the universe. Yet it turns out that the rumors of God’s death were premature. More amazing is that the relatively recent case for his existence comes from a surprising place—science itself. more… www.wsj.com
The mask has not so much slipped as crashed to the floor. Stand up and be thanked, Sir Tim Hunt, fellow of the Royal Society (at the time of writing, at least) and the winner of the 2001 Nobel prize for physiology for his work on regulators of the cell cycle. Here at last is someone who has come out with it.Women at work are a nuisance….more: theguardian
The CDC says thimerosal in vaccines is safe – but Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. disagrees – and says he has the science to back it up. The leading environmental activist will make his case for removing thimerosal from vaccines in tonight’s special Thursday edition of Conversation With Great Minds.
Anti-Muslim fringe organizations became more mainstream and got funding after Sept. 11, 2001, in part because of U.S. news coverage, according to a study that appears in the December issue of the American Sociological Review. These groups dominated the mass…