Richard Dawkins

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Name: Richard Dawkins
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

[tt] NYT (Ruse): Does Evolution Explain Religious Beliefs?

Does Evolution Explain Religious Beliefs? http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/07/08/does-evolution-explain-religious-beliefs/ By GARY GUTTINGThis is the eighth in a series of interviews about religion that Iam conducting for The Stone. The interviewee ... [Published TranshumanTech - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Big bang star line-up

Daily news from the Canaries and the islands' biggest English language newspaper on-lineFollowing the news that the world-renowned physicist Stephen Hawking will be speaking at the festival, yet another coup for the prestigious Starmus Festival as astrophysicist, ... [Published Island Connections - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Lawrence Krauss

is a professor of physics, Foundation Professor of the School of Earth and Space Exploration, and director of Arizona State University's Origins Project.His assertion that the universe assembled itself from nothing is considered groundbreaking by some ... [Published ABC Online - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

ENDING SECULAR STATISM

carlos morales : Why you shouldn't believe in having a "secular America". This is a response to Richard Dawkins recent video "Do You Believe in a Secular America?" Read more » ... [Published St George West - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

Bm@il: C'mon Richard Dawkins! Everyone believes in fairies, don't they?

There’s nothing wrong with a bit of cynicism, certainly in adulthood, but we all need a healthy dose of something to fuel our imagination tooDid you catch the recent discussion about whether children should be ‘fed’ fairy tales .Biologist Richard Dawkins ... [Published GetWestLondon - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Fairy Tales: From Fact to Folklore | Neurobonkers

Professor Richard Dawkins was once again recently the centre of controversy after the media suggested that he had claimed children should not be read fairy tales[1]: "I think it's rather pernicious to inculcate into a child a view of the world which includes ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jun 25 2014]
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First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Richard Dawkins and the Mating Dance of Planets

At an international conference of ideas in Mexico a few years ago , Richard Dawkins, having expounded at length on evolution and how sexual natural selection explains life on Earth without any need for a "creator," went on to say, "And I am sure that ... [Published Huffington Post - Jun 24 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 2 reports

Mosque attack conviction ‘mad’ - Richard Dawkins

RENOWNED biologist Richard Dawkins was criticised yesterday for calling the conviction of a man and woman for draping slices of bacon in a Scottish mosque "contemptible".The writer took to social media after a couple, linked to the Scottish Defence League, ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Jun 24 2014]
First reported Jun 15 2014 - Updated Jun 15 2014 - 2 reports

Fairy Tales Can’t Come True

So Richard Dawkins would rather do without them :Speaking at the Cheltenham Science Festival, Dawkins, a prominent atheist, said that it was ‘pernicious’ to teach children about facts that were ‘statistically improbable’ such as a frog turning into a ... [Published Atlantic Monthly - Jun 15 2014]
First reported Jun 13 2014 - Updated Jun 13 2014 - 1 reports

Can fairy tales nurture faith?

Richard Dawkins recently sparked a controversy with some comments -- not about faith this time, but about fairy tales. Dawkins wondered aloud whether it might be better for parents, instead of reading to their children about frogs that turn into princes, ... [Published BreakPoint - Jun 13 2014]
First reported Jun 13 2014 - Updated Jun 13 2014 - 1 reports

Why is Richard Dawkins scaring kids out of reading fairy tales?

( MercatorNet ) - How dull our lives would be without Richard Dawkins! Like grit in an oyster, the author of The Selfish Gene and The God Delusion and Britain’s foremost militant atheist keeps producing one pearler after another. After writing, haranguing, ... [Published LifeSite - Jun 13 2014]
First reported Jun 13 2014 - Updated Jun 13 2014 - 2 reports

Creationist author asks, "if evolution is true, is rape wrong?'

A creationist author provoked an angry backlash this week when he asked, "if evolution is true, is rape wrong?'Derek Isaacs, speaking on Creation Today, explained that reading books on evolution by Charles Darwin, Richard Dawkins and Christopher Hitchens, ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Jun 13 2014]

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Scientists find that atheists don’t exist [Published Asia Sentinel - Jul 07 2014]
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[tt] NYT (Ruse): Does Evolution Explain Religio... [Published TranshumanTech - Jul 11 2014]
Does Evolution Explain Religious Beliefs? http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/07/08/does-evolution-explain-religious-beliefs/ By GARY GUTTINGThis is the eighth in a series of interviews about religion that Iam conducting for The Stone. The interviewee ...
ENDING SECULAR STATISM [Published St George West - Jul 06 2014]
carlos morales : Why you shouldn't believe in having a "secular America". This is a response to Richard Dawkins recent video "Do You Believe in a Secular America?" Read more » ...
New York Times Allows Anti-Catholic Hobby Lobby Ad [Published Breitbart Feed - Jul 03 2014]
In The New York Times Thursday was a full-page ad that many will consider anti-Catholic. Headlined "Dogma Should Not Trump Our Civil Liberties", the ad claims "All-Male, All-Roman Catholic Majority on Supreme Court Puts Religious Wrongs Over ...
After Darwin, Lamarck: New Evidence That Bad Me... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Jul 03 2014]
After being ruled for 80 years by a gene-centric form of Darwinism, the biological sciences might at the dawn of a new age of Lamarckism . You do not believe me (one who sides with the developmental systems thinking of Susan Oyama and Richard Lewontin ...
Meme With Wings: Are Western Anti-Fracking Acti... [Published Firedoglake - Jul 02 2014]
The myth of Russian funding for anti-fracking activists keeps reappearing. At a June 19 speaking event at  London’s Chatham House , North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) secretary-general  Anders Fogh Rasmussen  claimed the Russian government is ...
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