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2013-01-29 23:02:30

Darwin´s theory of natural selection cannot qualify as science, according to an article on http://www.takeondarwin.com: it´s a teaching in a system of belief known as physicalism. Making February 12 an official day of celebration of Darwinism in tribute to science would be inappropriate. ROSENDALE, NY (PRWEB) January 29, 2013 Darwin´s theory of natural selection cannot qualify as science, according to an article on http://www.takeondarwin.com: it´s a teaching in a system...

2013-01-25 23:04:48

New Book Shares About a Non-Medical, Spiritually Based Philosophy and Practice (PRWEB) January 26, 2013 Are there new ways to explore and understand what health is all about and what it means to be healthy in this day and age? Author Tzu Xander believes that healing begins and ends and it makes no difference what religion, philosophy, spiritual, and health practice brings people closer to God. But whatever it is, healing must be practiced particularly when sick and disconnected. The...

2013-01-20 23:00:20

New book offers new views of underpinnings of physics BOGOTA, Colombia (PRWEB) January 21, 2013 In his book “Rebuilding Modern Physics” (published by Trafford Publishing) Enrique Morales-Riveira challenges many of the commonly held tenets of modern physics. According to the author, “Rebuilding Modern Physics” explains the irrationality and the unreality of many of what he calls the farfetched ideas and concepts of modern physics, which invalidate many of the...

2013-01-18 23:02:24

'Three Ways to View the World' says exploration into existence requires broadening mental horizons Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) January 19, 2013 What does a journey into the cosmic void look like? A map of visions for the human condition, shaped by inspiring contributions from former thought-pioneers, 'Three Ways to View the World', by William Salo is a ground-breaking release that will challenge accepted dogmas and personal thought-boundaries. 'Three Ways to View the World' heralds that the...

50 Years Of Kuhn's Scientific Revolutions
2013-01-01 09:18:17

Jedidiah Becker for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online While 2012 was a hallmark year for science, one exceptionally important event went largely unnoticed by most casual science observers: The 50th anniversary of one of the most influential and revolutionary science books that you've probably never heard of. In 1962 the University of Chicago Press published just over a thousand copies of a little book titled The Structure of Scientific Revolutions by a relatively young and unknown...

2012-12-30 05:03:49

Soul Leader Dr. and Master Zhi Gang Sha bestows New Year's blessings for 2013 to thousands during global teleconference December 31, 2012 at 11:00am pst. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) December 28, 2012 In a yearly ceremony showing appreciation to the Divine and Tao for their blessings during the past year and to request blessings for the commencement of 2013, Soul Healer and Divine Channel Dr. and Master Zhi Gang Sha will lead a worldwide spiritual ceremony December 31, 2012, beginning at...

2012-12-13 12:34:01

Moral stereotypes held by liberals and conservatives correct but exaggerated in magnitude Moral stereotypes about "typical" liberals and conservatives held by both groups are generally correct, but exaggerated both for their own group and the other, according to new research published December 12 in the open access journal PLOS ONE by Jesse Graham at the University of Southern California and his colleagues at the University of Virginia and New York University. The researchers asked...


Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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