Guest Voices: science


Posted at 06:21 PM ET, 12/11/2012

Unwrap the gift of health this holiday

Nail up the mistletoe, grab a kiss or two for your health’s sake and don’t forget the love, says columnist.

By Keith Wommack  |  06:21 PM ET, 12/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Unwrap the gift of health this holiday; kisses; hugs; families; family; love; togetherness; health; National Institutes of Health; holiday season; mistletoe; medicinal; Danny Deza; love; God; spirit of Christ; Christmas season; Keith Wommack; Christian Science

Posted at 12:49 PM ET, 12/05/2012

Why we need to help young atheists

Young atheists don’t want special treatment, but equal treatment, says a teacher, blogger and author.

By Hemant Mehta  |  12:49 PM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hemant Mehta; Why We Need to Help Young Atheists; Creationism; evolution; science; science curriculum; Secular Student Alliance; atheist; atheists; New Atheists; pro-atheism; young atheist;

Posted at 04:39 PM ET, 11/05/2012

Is spiritual care a reform that spans the health-care divide?

As Election Day looms health care remains one of the most contentious issues dividing voters.

By Tony Lobl  |  04:39 PM ET, 11/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  spirituality; health care; Tony Lobl; Christian Science

Posted at 05:08 PM ET, 10/15/2012

Gods and morality

A common misconception about faith is that God is necessary to be moral and to find meaning in life.

By Massimo Pigliucci  |  05:08 PM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  God and morality; Socrates; Plato; Aristotle; Old Testament; Massimo Pigliucci; science; philosophy

Posted at 05:43 PM ET, 10/10/2012

Lessons from the Bible: Dealing with health crises old and new

Is it possible that in our quest for better health we’ve neglected to tap into an essential resource?

By Eric Nelson  |  05:43 PM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  health; Bible; balm in Gilead; Christian Science; Eric Nelson

Posted at 06:37 PM ET, 09/21/2012

World Alzheimer’s Day: The healing depths of togetherness

“Dementia: living together” theme of the ongoing World Alzheimer’s Month strikes a hopeful note.

By Tony Lobl  |  06:37 PM ET, 09/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World Alzheimer's Day; World Alzheimer's Month; dementia; Tony Lobl; Christian Science; Mary Baker Eddy; John Swinton

Posted at 12:50 PM ET, 09/10/2012

Can divine light outshine the darkness of self-loathing?

The writer, a big Bruce Springsteen fan, offers insight about mental gremlins and how to uproot them.

By Tony Lobl  |  12:50 PM ET, 09/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bruce Springsteen; health; wellness; Christian Science

Posted at 12:06 PM ET, 07/11/2012

Can the ‘God Particle’ lead us to God?

The Vatican’s astronomer says that scientific discoveries point to the creator.

By Guy Consolmagno  |  12:06 PM ET, 07/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  god particle, astronomy, religion science, catholic church

Posted at 10:33 AM ET, 07/11/2012

Does God have a Higgs boson problem?

Organized religion must show it has enough faith in the existence of God to rise above silly turf wars with science.

By Martha Woodroof  |  10:33 AM ET, 07/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  religion, science

Posted at 11:35 AM ET, 04/18/2012

Tennessee’s science law: Academic freedom or monkey business?

In evolution vs. creationism debate, what’s religious to one side is science to the other.

By Charles C. Haynes  |  11:35 AM ET, 04/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  science, religion, evolution, scripture, education, science education