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Who: Dr. Jeff Schweitzer What: free public presentation, “Moral Life in a Random World” Where: SLC Conference Center, 352 7th avenue (between 29th and 30th streets), 16th floor. When: 700pm, Thursday, 9 July

Who: Dr. Jeff Schweitzer What: free public presentation, “Moral Life in a Random World” Where: SLC Conference Center, 352 7th avenue (between 29th and 30th streets), 16th floor. When: 700pm, Thursday, 9 July

Who: Dr. Jeff Schweitzer What: free public presentation, “Moral Life in a Random World” Where: SLC Conference Center, 352 7th avenue (between 29th and 30th streets), 16th floor. When: 700pm, Thursday, 9 July

Who: Dr. Jeff Schweitzer What: free public presentation, “Moral Life in a Random World” Where: SLC Conference Center, 352 7th avenue (between 29th and 30th streets), 16th floor. When: 700pm, Thursday, 9 July

tags: book review, Plastic Fantastic, How the Biggest Fraud in Physics Shook the Scientific World, physics, ethics, fraud, Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies, Jan Hendrik Schön, Eugenie Samuel Reich Physicist Jan Hendrik Schön was too good to be true. After graduating from the University of Konstanz in 1997, he was hired by Bell Labs in New…

The Louvre or a (Bird) Species?

tags: ethics, endangered species, conservation Woman with a Parrot by Gustav Courbet (1866) Oil on canvas 51 x 77 in. (129.5 x 195.6 cm) The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York [larger view]. A little while ago, I received an odd question from a reader, and I was slow in responding (my bad!), but her…

Everyone knows that the White House has been forcing scientists to only talk about research that conforms with GW’s agenda, and the political cartoonists have been busily committing these shameful lies to paper in a form that we all can appreciate. One of those cartoons is pictured above. Thanks to a blog pal of mine,…

tags: explicit atheism, godlessness, religion, theism, rational living, freethinking, philosophy Phylogeny of Christianity. Image: FrostFireZoo. All children are born Atheists; they have no idea of God. ~ Baron d’Holbach, 1772. Living the Scientific Life (Scientist, Interrupted) was recently added to the Atheist Blogroll. You can see the atheist doohickey on my left sidebar, which looks…

tags: researchblogging.org, scientific ethics, Hippocratic oath, life scientists, corporate culture I promise never to allow financial gain, competitiveness or ambition cloud my judgment in the conduct of ethical research and scholarship. I will pursue knowledge and create knowledge for the greater good, but never to the detriment of colleagues, supervisors, research subjects or the international…

George Bush Is A Whore

This worthless jackass claims to be my president. George Bush; a hypocrite? Well, I am shocked, simply shocked, I tell you. Well, okay, all sarcasm aside, I am very surprised to hear that the politically conservative George Bush, who demands mindless and unquestioning loyalty from his minions, has shown his true colors by betraying all…