Archives for March 1, 2011

The Skeptical Search Engine

Use the following search box to find information from primarily “skeptical” blogs. I’m currently in the process of adding sites, but you should find it useful as it is. I’ve also placed the Skeptical Search box in the left sidebar for your easy access.

Ohio Senate Schedules a Fetus to Testify About Abortion Bill In support of a bill that proposes banning abortions after the first heartbeat (something that can happen within eighteen days of conception), the anti-abortion group Faith2Action has scheduled a nine-week-old fetus to testify as a legislative witness before Ohio’s House Health Committee. … Details

Finding Facebook

“Hey, look! I’ve located my first love! Cool, maybe we can go have dinner or something!” … precisely the words a newlywed husband was hoping to hear from his wife … Amanda was sitting on the couch discovering Facebook, a place on the Internet she had been assiduously avoiding until only a day or two…

How long is a human generation?

How long is a generation, you ask? Short Answer: 25 years, but a generation ago it was 20 years. Long answer: It depends on what you mean by generation. In US-biased Western culture there is a Biological Generation, the Dynamic Generation, the somewhat different Familial Generation, what is sometimes called a Cultural Generation but that…