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  1. Dragan Glas

    Physics Articles For Hackenslash

    Greetings, Not wishing to clutter up other topics with these, I intend this topic as a repository of articles for Hackenslash's attention/interest. I see the "Cosmic Crop Circle" conundrum appears to be solved: the phenomenon seems to be correlated with radio galaxies. A more interesting...
  2. Dragan Glas

    Breakthrough treatment helps paralysed patients walk

    Greetings, Breakthrough treatment helps paralysed patients walk Kindest regards, James
  3. Dragan Glas

    No alcohol safe to drink, global study confirms

    Greetings, New global study confirms that there's no such thing as a safe level of alcohol intake. No alcohol safe to drink, global study confirms Kindest regards, James
  4. Dragan Glas

    UK to legalise medical cannabis

    Greetings, Medicinal cannabis products to be legalised Kindest regards, James
  5. Dragan Glas

    Gay Conversion Therapy To Be Banned In UK

    Greetings, https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-44686374 Kindest regards, James
  6. Dragan Glas

    Blocking - use and abuse

    Greetings, This is in relation to what's going on in the Best Atheist arguments you probably haven't heard before thread. The OP, TJump, has blocked both Sparhafoc and myself for disagreeing with his definition of pantheism, which he equates to atheism. Since then, both psikhrangur and SD...
  7. Dragan Glas

    Turpin: Shackled siblings found in Perris, California home

    Greetings, Turpin: Shackled siblings found in Perris, California home The usual suspects: religious nutters home-schooling their children. Kindest regards, James
  8. Dragan Glas

    Best of Last Week

    Greetings, Best of Last Week – Cassini crashes into Saturn, a skin patch to treat obesity and reversing damage from marijuana use Kindest regards, James
  9. Dragan Glas

    Suicide. Is it reasonable to kill yourself?

    Greetings, The article you cite, although raising a valid concern, is anecdotal in nature. Within the first few sentences, he mentions a friend who died, before commenting: This is similar to saying that, if you know someone has died, but don't know the manner of their death, suicide's a...
  10. Dragan Glas

    Passions flare as Turkey excludes evolution from textbooks

    Greetings, Passions flare as Turkey excludes evolution from textbooks And here's Jerry Coyne's thoughts. Kindest regards, James
  11. Dragan Glas

    Evolution of Man Began in Eastern Mediterranean, Not Africa

    Greetings, Evolution of Man Began in Eastern Mediterranean, Not Africa, Say Archaeologists Kindest regards, James
  12. Dragan Glas

    Science and Religion

    Greetings, A recent survey threw up some counter-intuitive results: Misconceptions of science and religion found in new study Raises some interesting questions, and pointers, on how to approach/educate the public - and particularly the religious - on science. Kindest regards, James
  13. Dragan Glas

    Event: New Scientist Live - 22-25 Sept 2016

    Greetings, The New Scientist Live event will be held at EXCEL, London, on 22-25 Sept 2016. For full details, see here Kindest regards, James
  14. Dragan Glas

    Richard Dawkins suffers minor stroke

    Greetings, Dawkins has a stroke - full recovery expected Kindest regards, James
  15. Dragan Glas

    Extraterrestrial Life May Only Be 14 Light Years Away

    Greetings, Extraterrestrial Life May Only Be 14 Light Years Away Kindest regards, James
  16. Dragan Glas

    Evidence for/against YEC

    Greetings, This is for anyone to discuss YEC - particularly for Bernhard Visscher to provide evidence for his belief in YEC. Kindest regards, James
  17. Dragan Glas

    Jesus ben Damneus

    Greetings, I watched a debate between AronRa and Michael Hardin on the historicity of Jesus, on The Place, hosted by the New Covenant Group: Although there are several bones of contention I have with various claims in the discussion, I'm only focussing on the topic's issue. At 24:45-25:30...
  18. Dragan Glas

    Victor Stenger has died

    Greetings, :( Victor J. Stenger dies I've got all of his books - including his latest one on order. Kindest regards, James
  19. Dragan Glas

    Midweek Links - Wednesday, 23 July 2014

    Greetings, This week's links: Best of Last Week – New type of qubit created, Hubble sees a glowing galaxy and extreme agreeing may solve disagreements There are no "ring" species Brain study switches a woman’s consciousness on and off Discovery Channel: Jumped the shark long ago, now just...
  20. Dragan Glas

    Nick Lane.Matthew Powner lecture: "How did life get started"

    Greetings, Any one lucky enough to be in the UK - last chance to see... Kindest regards, James
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