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A new survey and study compares beliefs about creation with a person’s scientific understanding and finds that the more one knows, the greater the chances are of accepting evolution as fact.
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Ruinophilia. The science of loneliness. Live at UntitledTown Book and Author Festival, Green Bay, Wisconsin
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Secular Web compiles a number of publications in atheism, nontheism, and science over the last few centuries.
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Studies show which religions are growing fast and which ones may be dying out.