How to Nudge an Elitist
June 11, 2017
Smug elitists think they have a corner on truth and should tell the rest of us how to behave. They've given us the tools to push back.
Atheist Denies Atheism Is a Religion
April 23, 2017
Atheist asks, "Is atheism just another religion?" and waddles into a mess of definitions. There's a better question to ask.
Scientists Blind to Their Failings
April 4, 2017
Scientism sounds appealing in theory. In practice, human scientists fall short of its ideals of enlightenment, progress and understanding.
Researchers Lie to Subjects
March 15, 2017
In order to test human responses, some psychologists intentionally lie to volunteers. Is the "science" of manipulation justifiable?
One Spirit Can Operate a Split Brain
January 30, 2017
Experiments with split-brain patients in Amsterdam lend support to the idea that one immaterial being operates the physical brain, even when damaged.
Big Science Blind to Its Scientism
December 30, 2016
Big Science loves scientism, but the view that science is the most reliable path to knowledge suffers a fatal flaw: it is self-refuting.
Don't Be a Snowflake
December 11, 2016
Psychologists find that people willing to face spiritual challenges have better mental health.
When Data Doesn't Fit the Consensus
October 8, 2016
Like evolutionists, climate scientists have ways of oversimplifying or neglecting inputs that could challenge their paradigm.
You Are Free to Read This
September 18, 2016
The question of free will tantalizes philosophers, because the mind-brain distinction is complex.
Scientists Can Be Inept Philosophers
August 2, 2016
An undergrad philosopher could make mince meat out of some scientists' claims.
Big Science Succumbs to Political Correctness
July 31, 2016
Is science immune from cultural trends? In theory, hopefully; in practice, often not.
Media Perpetuates Lazy Thinking
July 27, 2016
Lazy reporters don't do their homework, two critics in different fields complain.
"Political" Science Threatens Historic American Values
July 3, 2016
Take any issue on the political scene, and you will find the scientific elites cheering for the left side.
Science Cannot Defend Moral Relativism
April 3, 2016
If morality evolves, then why do some scientists cast judgment?
Jesus Gets Reluctant Acceptance in Science
March 27, 2016
When it comes to scientific respectability, materialists have no prior claim.