Archive for February, 2007
Ira Glass

Ira Glass

February 27th, 2007 / Atheist of the Week / 1 comment

I just find I don't believe in God. It just doesn't seem to be true, and no amount of thinking about it seems to make it true. It seems inherently ...
Iain Banks

Iain Banks

February 20th, 2007 / Atheist of the Week / 1 comment

"The Universe says simply, but with every possible complication, 'Existence' and it neither pressures us nor draws us out, except as we allow. It all boils down to nothing, and ...
Love is not Enough

Love is not Enough

February 14th, 2007 / Psychology / 12 comments

In Breaking the Spell, in a chapter called "Belief in Belief," Daniel Dennett discusses how our beliefs sometimes are held simply because we don't ...
Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin

February 11th, 2007 / Atheist of the Week / 6 comments

Charles Darwin was born in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England on 12 February 1809 at The Mount, the house his father built in 1800 near the River Severn. He is most renowned ...

The Human Cost of Oil Production

February 7th, 2007 / Current Affairs, Energy Transition / Comments Off on The Human Cost of Oil Production

Nigerian militants are threatening to kill Filipino hostages if they don't get a larger share of oil revenues. This situation is just one small example of the human toll taken ...
Weep

Weep

February 2nd, 2007 / Current Affairs, Energy Transition / 18 comments

$36,000,000,000 profit for Exxon. Hope they're happy. Here's the facts. No more denial bullshit from anyone. Might as well stick ...