The Earth: It’s Alive! It’s Alive!
Even James Lovelock, who created Gaia Theory, now worries that environmentalism has become a religion.
Jerry Coyne and the Consequences of Denying Free Will
Without free will, there is no guilt and there is no innocence. There are merely animals to be managed.
Why Michael Shermer’s “Case for Scientific Humanism” Fails
Shermer tries to rewrite history by insisting that science is built on atheistic assumptions.
Would Human Extinction Be Immoral?
The oceans might be cleaner without man, but they would neither know nor care nor judge.
On Science, Morality, and Wonder, an Atheist Rebukes Other Atheists
An image offered by Einstein, of the sublimely mysterious library, is sensitive and beautiful.