Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “science”

Faith-Based Physicists

Why some scientists believe crazier things than some preachers

Posted August 20th, 2015

Chinese Math vs. British Indiscipline

Why are UK high schoolers lazier and less disciplined than Chinese?

Posted August 20th, 2015

Ota Benga: Victim of Science & Progress

That time ‘enlightened’ American elites put a black African in a cage in the zoo

Posted June 15th, 2015

Trusting Science Too Much

It is wise to question authority. Not reject it outright, but to embrace a certain skepticism

Posted May 27th, 2015

The Spooky Science of Roscoe

The scientific heresies of maverick biologist Rupert Sheldrake

Posted May 22nd, 2015

The Relic They Cannot Explain

The mystery of the Shroud of Turin

Posted April 4th, 2015

God Is Not Found Through Science

Francis Beckwith’s response to Eric Metaxas

Posted January 2nd, 2015

Signs from Science

Cosmology doesn’t prove God’s existence, but it does point towards the plausibility of that conclusion

Posted December 30th, 2014

Shirtgate & Souring on Feminism

‘Man-bashing and special pleading': why feminism has lost appeal

Posted November 19th, 2014

I Keep Telling You People Sasquatch Exists!

Science journalist Carl Zimmer says we can’t rule out the possibility that …

Posted August 8th, 2014

What Scientism Is, And Is Not

In yesterday’s Neil deGrasse Tyson discussion over scientism, more than a few …

Posted May 9th, 2014

Race, Genetics, And Nicholas Wade

Writing in the Wall Street Journal, Charles Murray says the new book …

Posted May 5th, 2014

Atheist: We Should Study Mystical Experience

Barbara Ehrenreich is a confirmed atheist, but she says she once had …

Posted April 7th, 2014

Reductionism & The Radio In Your Head

I’m a fan of Jeffrey Kripal, the Rice University religion professor, who …

Posted April 3rd, 2014

Purgatorio, Canto XV

This canto begins with another instance of the pilgrim’s being struck by …

Posted March 19th, 2014

Walker Percy Takes Carl Sagan To School

Artur Rosman has a nice post excerpting Walker Percy’s nonfiction book Lost …

Posted March 19th, 2014

In Defense Of Creationists

Michael Brendan Dougherty doesn’t agree with Christians who believe Genesis is a …

Posted February 13th, 2014