"I've long been saying that Trump himself is not the real problem. He's coming up with a Watergate-level scandal on a weekly basis, he and his family are using the office to promote their "Brand" and increase their own sales,…"
"There are the strong storms which will come out of it. It also does not convey the heat out of the tropical oceans as well, nor the cool/cold out of the Arctic and Antarctic. In the shorter run, the higher amount of fresh water coming off of…"
"I can put on a "Not Rated" movie at any time, and not have to worry about the sexual/violence/language content, or a kid repeating it later. Only if I find it objectionable do I have to stop watching it. I don't have to search for and…"
"No one should bank on their offspring taking care of them when they are elderly. For one thing, it rarely happens: At best, they will pay for a nursing home. Long term care insurance is a better bet for that. Long past are the days when the younger…"
"What counts now in the US as "Conservatism" seems to have a great deal in common with a religion. People are told what to believe, they believe what they are told, and even considering what you observe is contrary to what they are told is…"
"There are a couple of recent papers that show that oceanic eddies that turn around, stop, or reverse the layers of warm and cold water, plus the saline reduction near Greenland and to a lesser degree near Antarctica because of fresh water glaciers…"
"We cannot create a cell, or egg or sperm, or seed from scratch now, but we can alter the DNA and gene sequence of these things to produce genetically modified food (from plants), and they are experimenting on DNA sequences in animals. It is very…"
A Chinese man spent about $160,000, his life savings, on an ark that he says will help protect him during the apocalypse that some say will happen on Dec. 21, 2012, based on their interpretation of the Mayan calendar.http://www.goddiscussion.com/104655/chinese-ark-mayan/Buzz:60's Patrick Jones says that it doesn't look like the ark is the sturdiest thing ever built and maybe if the end of days are really upon us, there are…See More
"I will often leave it blank or put "none" in.
I did have a hospital that seemed to always change that to "Christian". That's even after my doctor had to tell the chaplains that coming into my room and preaching at me was…"
"I was in a company that gave them to existing employees so they would "better" know how to interact as a group with individual strengths and weaknesses.
We found out that the supervisor did pretty well on making contacts with people and…"
One of the things I've learned is that people don't begin to take a topic seriously on hearing one person discuss it, or two. But when they've heard it six times, suddenly it seems important. So I encourage you to share in any group at all, just so more people are exposed and think about it. It would be great if a general consciousness of climate related issues rose at Atheist Nexus. As a secular and relatively educated community, we have an opportunity to be leaders among the general public in escaping cultural forms of climate denial such as not paying attention or not speaking in public on the topic.