Recent developments in science and technology
What the hell is a string?
John: It’s not a theory if you can’t test it
George: It doesn’t matter that we might never see a string
How would you know if parallel universes existed?
Considering whether the anthropic principle is a load of hooey
The end of science?
Oprah Winfrey, the Kevin Bacon of pseudoscience
Ann: Obamacare might subsidize junk medicine
Sexism in the atheist community
How not to hit on a feminist skeptic
Richard Dawkins picks on Rebecca
Are feminists turning people off of feminism?
It’s like “Saving Private Ryan” with robots
Violent super-smart robots and other genre conventions
Will self-driving cars save us or kill us?
Tree-hugging hippie robots
Beware the cold-blooded Roombas
Dan’s new theory of human reason
The pros and cons of deliberation
Are psychologists thinking with both halves of their brains?
Is deception uniquely human?
Did we evolve reason so we could manipulate others?
How hunter-gatherers argue
Memory chip turns rats into cyborgs
Is mind reading a technological possibility?
Bob doubts that John has free will
Are human brains designed to mislead themselves?
Root causes of war, revealed at last
Was Stephen Jay Gould dishonest? Or just human?