Atheists who love Science!


Atheists who love Science!

A group for science enthusiasts of all types -- professionals, amateurs, students, anybody who loves science.

Members: 1568
Latest Activity: on Sunday

Whether you're a professional, a student, an amateur, an enthusiast, whatever! Lots of atheists love science. Might as well have a group for it!

Feel free to nerd out, link articles, talk about your favorite field of research, whatever!

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I've been super busy with school this semester -- no time for Atheist Nexus, sadly!!
If anyone who's around here a lot wants me to toss them moderation privileges to run this group or anything, just send me (Sara) a message! Thanks!

Removed ability to send mass messages to everyone in the group. At 1000+ members, that seems like asking for spam.

Offer still open if anyone active in the group wants moderation privileges, but it appears everything has been going smoothly with all kinds of great discussions without moderation. Fantastic! :)

Discussion Forum

Michelle Thaller on Science Denial

Started by Loren Miller. Last reply by Andrew on Sunday. 12 Replies

Data Analytics and the Disintegration of Public Knowledge

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner. Last reply by Ruth Anthony-Gardner Jan 19. 4 Replies

Peas learn by association

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner. Last reply by Sean Murphy Jan 18. 1 Reply

Hyperkeystone Species

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner. Last reply by Sean Murphy Jan 18. 2 Replies

Corrupt Science

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner. Last reply by Grinning Cat Nov 23, 2016. 6 Replies


Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner. Last reply by Idaho Spud Oct 10, 2016. 1 Reply

Planetary Context of the Anthropocene

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner. Last reply by Chris Oct 2, 2016. 1 Reply

3-D Printed Bone Repair

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner Sep 28, 2016. 0 Replies

Cold Vaccine Progress

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner Sep 28, 2016. 0 Replies

Publish-Or-Perish Guarantees Flawed Research

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner. Last reply by Grinning Cat Sep 22, 2016. 1 Reply

Earth like planet may be only 4.25 light-years away.

Started by Idaho Spud. Last reply by Idaho Spud Aug 26, 2016. 8 Replies

Acoustic Prism

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner. Last reply by Grinning Cat Aug 13, 2016. 1 Reply

Diagnostic test for ALL viruses

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner. Last reply by Alexandra Rodriguez Jun 20, 2016. 6 Replies

Primate Evolution

Started by Qiana-Maieev. Last reply by Qiana-Maieev Jun 19, 2016. 3 Replies

New Planet Is Largest Discovered That Orbits Two Suns

Started by Joan Denoo. Last reply by Joan Denoo Jun 15, 2016. 1 Reply

Stem Cells Treat Stroke

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner. Last reply by Qiana-Maieev Jun 2, 2016. 1 Reply

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Comment by Mike Hein on February 5, 2009 at 7:46am
Comment by Mike Hein on February 5, 2009 at 7:37am
Hey, science heads! Posted a link to a story about earlier animal emergence than previously known. It's over in the Origins group.
Comment by Jose A Villalta on January 24, 2009 at 10:40pm
Hello, I am new as well.

I am by trade an engineer, and I love all science with a passion.
Comment by Jim DePaulo on January 17, 2009 at 5:40pm
I'm a retired high school science teacher (primarily biology) I have a strong interest in evolutionary biology, biodiversity and sociobiology.
I had to deal with the biblical literalist almost every year of my career; after about 20 years of being nice to the nuts, I found that sarcastic and rude worked better. That mind set will never accept reality so I found it useless to expend any time pursuing rational conversation with them.
Comment by Karamoko on January 17, 2009 at 8:13am
Hey all, I'm new. I love science, but I excel in physics and chemistry.
I'm a huge fan of of Darwin and Nietzsche.
Comment by John Sanford on January 13, 2009 at 1:40pm
Sorry about the off-topic-ness of this post. This is a response to Sara's posit of creating a group on Paleontology.

Paleontology is a broad spectrum subject that draws a lot of debate and insight. What I like about it is it brings in so many other branches of science. Whether it's from the Precambrian period or all the way to the present, other fields are needed to see what made things tick from what evidence is garnered. I'm particularly interested (from an armchair perspective at my age) in proto hominids. I was very aware of what the IHO had discovered. It's too bad there was a falling out with others at Cal that caused Dr. Johanson to move the project to Arizona. My father (also an educator) was involved with raising funds for their projects. That was perhaps one of the more enlightened times in my life when I felt connected to something important.

Please have at it! Create another group! I might be further compelled to research and contribute.
Comment by Ricco on January 11, 2009 at 6:17am
Hey all, I do love science especially physics and chemistry and I like reading Richard Dawkins boos very interesting. Im currently studying a BSc in Graphics which doesn't sound "sciency" but it is sort of computer science with hexidecimals and such. I do however hate how scientists test on animals its not right...couldn't we test on Christians (joking)
Comment by Kevin on January 9, 2009 at 1:27am
Hi everyone, I completed the first year of a physics degree but then got interested in computers, so switched to computer science. I have always loved science, especially cosmology and astrophysics. I was also lucky enough to raised in a family that allowed me to think for myself, so I've been a life-long atheist.
Comment by Sheryl on January 7, 2009 at 8:22pm
A remarkable new discovery shows the four-eyed spookfish to be the first vertebrate ever found to use mirrors, rather than lenses, to focus light in its eyes.

Comment by Evilgenius20 on January 6, 2009 at 3:16am


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