Mass Media, Eating Disorders, and Research

A Skeptic Reads the Newspaper with Ben Radford
December 28, 2010

Skepchick Rebecca Watson believes some eating disorder researchers were misquoted. Were they?

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Does the National Center for Science Education Deserve the Criticism It Receives?

Democratic Discourse with Michael De Dora
December 28, 2010

Secularists continue to charge that the NCSE too often promotes the compatibility of science and religion. Do they have a point?

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Finding a Secular Meaning in Christmas

Democratic Discourse with Michael De Dora
December 24, 2010

The prologue to Bertrand Russell's autobiography sums up how I feel as another year passes.

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Experiencing the Psychomanteum

Investigative Briefs with Joe Nickell
December 23, 2010

Trying to visualize spirits of the dead.

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Should Atheists Ground Santa?

No Faith Value with Ronald A. Lindsay
December 22, 2010

Disputes among the nonreligious about the harm caused by the Santa fantasy

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Is there a place for Environmentalism in Humanism?

It’s Only Natural with John Shook
December 21, 2010

Do humanists only care about human values?

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Ghostly Piano Player & Others

Investigative Briefs with Joe Nickell
December 20, 2010

Ghosts left lodge when investigator arrived.

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When the Unethical Becomes the Unlawful

Democratic Discourse with Michael De Dora
December 20, 2010

Not everything that is unethical should be unlawful, so what determines the transition from ethics to law?

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Obama Administration Releases Scientific Integrity Guidelines

Reasonable Doubt with Derek C. Araujo
December 18, 2010

After more than a year of delays, the Obama administration finally issued guidelines for protecting scientific integrity.

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Unsought Christmas Combat

No Faith Value with Ronald A. Lindsay
December 16, 2010

Christians don't need to appropriate the courthouse to celebrate Christmas

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