Monthly Archives: May 2014

Neanderthals were not less intelligent than modern humans, scientists find | Science | The Guardian

Scientists have concluded that Neanderthals were not the primitive dimwits they are commonly portrayed to have been. The view of Neanderthals as club-wielding brutes is one of the most enduring stereotypes in science, but researchers who trawled the archaeological evidence … Continue reading

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What is our crime that separates us from God?

Originally posted on Jim Palmer:
“Sin,” “repent,” and “eternal life” are among the top words and phrases that have taken on a meaning in pop-Christianity that Jesus would have never endorsed or taught. It just underscores the power of groupthink…

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Mysterious illness killing off starfish on both US coasts

( —A mysterious illness is killing starfish, or sea stars, on both U.S. coasts in unprecedented numbers, and marine scientists have no idea what it is or how to help the creatures survive. In a News Focus article published in … Continue reading

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