"I never breach the topic of religion or lack there of with instructors. Unfortunately this place is heavily populated by babtists, catholics, and pentecostals. I have only had 1 instructor that I have gone into the subject with. She practices Wica…"
--It is worth noting that this is the second draft of a research paper I am writing, and not all of the information has been properly cited yet.In the 1970’s in America, there was a resurgence of interest in the occult and all things spiritual. There was a fear in members of the scientific and academic community that this heralded a “new” (used loosely) wave of irrationality. Perhaps as a backlash against this, in 1976, the Committee for Scientific Investigation of Claims of the Paranormal…See More
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A forum for meaningful dialogue between people affiliated to or supportive of left wing politics....communism/socialism/anarchism/syndicalism etc. It's essentially meant to be an anti-capitalist/anti-imperialist forum.
For fans of Carl Sagan's writings and productions like Cosmos and The Demon Haunted World. No one else in recent memory did more to bring science to the masses than Sagan. Join a group of others who enjoy his work!
We debate origins of the Universe, life, Earth, humans, religion, atheism, using common sense, evolution, cosmology, geology, archaeology, and other sciences, to repel biblical creationism and other religious beliefs.
Hi Jacob. Astrophysics---a truly excellent subject to do. Welcome to our friendly meeting place---this freethinkers world of rational good sense based on scientific truths and not on incredible superstitions.