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The Disabled States of America

Jerry Adler | Posted 02.09.2013 | Comedy
Jerry Adler

"I applaud the Senate for preserving our sovereignty." -- Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah), after the Senate voted down a United Nations treaty on disability ri...

Space Wealth

Craig K. Comstock | Posted 06.24.2012 | Technology
Craig K. Comstock

As the current brouhaha about asteroid mining shows, visionaries may toil quietly until famous or rich people decide to enact an idea.

Eat the Stars

Justin Strawhand | Posted 06.01.2012 | Comedy
Justin Strawhand

If the existential slicing and dicing of pork from pig answers the ethical objections to meat-eating, can there be any real objection to the cultivation and consumption of vat-grown people meat?

Stephen Hawking: 'Women Are A Complete Mystery To Me'

Reuters | Posted 03.10.2012 | Weird News

LONDON (Reuters) - The biggest mystery in the universe perplexing one of the world's best known scientists is -- women. When New Scient...

Hawking and the Multiverse

Victor Stenger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Victor Stenger

Thanks to Stephen Hawking's notoriety, at least more people will now have heard that science has plausible answers to how the universe came about naturally without the need for a creator.

Stephen Hawking: Humans Should Fear Aliens

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

World renowned scientist Stephen Hawking believes extraterrestrial life almost certainly exists -- and humans should be extremely cautious about inter...

Bill Donohue Must Resign, For The Good of American Catholics

Alex Wilhelm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Alex Wilhelm

Bill Donahue, president of the Catholic League, needs to be reined in before he completely destroys the reputation of the Catholic Church in the United States.

Stephen Hawking 'Sings' On Pop Tribute To Carl Sagan (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

**See Video Below** Theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking is featured 'singing' with scientist Carl Sagan on a pop tribute to the astronomer that has...

'How to Be Happy' and Stop Being Fearful

Francesca Biller | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Francesca Biller

Children are naturally prone to curiosity -- but all too often this is replaced by nurture that cautions against everything that is unknown, leading ultimately to a life ultimately not much worth knowing about at all.

Stephen Hawking Expected To Recover From Chest Infection

AP | DEAN CARSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — Physicist Stephen Hawking was hospitalized overnight for a chest infection but his family "is looking forward" to a full recovery, Camb...