Jerry A. Coyne
“I am proud to be an ignoramus.”
The Three-Drug Death Penalty Cocktail is a Mess
May 04, 2014
Executions are inhumane. The three-drug lethal-injection cocktail may make them worse.
We can turn the tables on these people. They’re the ones making unevidenced claims about reality, not us.
If God wants us to know him, He wouldn’t require this three-step tomfoolery.
Science is Being Bashed by Academics Who Should Know Better
April 03, 2014
Anti-naturalism seems to be replacing postmodernism as the latest way to bash science in academia.
The Atheists' Case for Fighting Poverty
March 24, 2014
In a new survey of countries around the world and states of the U.S., religiosity correlates with social dysfunction. So if you're sick of public religiosity, fight poverty and oppression.
They just want it to be true! Which, if you ask a scientist, is not evidence that it is true.
A Tennessee College is Forcing its Faculty to Swear They Believe Adam and Eve Existed
March 04, 2014
Despite the fact that it makes no scientific sense.
Thanks to Bill Nye, Creationists Raised Enough Money to Build an Anti-Science Theme Park
March 03, 2014
This is what happens when you engage with enemies of science: You win a debate—and underwrite their claptrap propaganda
Why Do Liberals Tolerate Pseudoscience at Whole Foods?
February 27, 2014
You'd be bothered if you saw flyers for faith-healing at your natural-foods grocer. Why don't ads for homeopathy bother you, too?