ASTROPHYSICISTS ARE apparently beginning to rethink the idea of the Big Bang. A pair of researchers claimed this week that quantum mechanics suggest that the universe has always existed. The fact that erasing a starting point for the universe eliminates the need for a Creator is probably not coincidental.
WHILE IRISH people (in the U.S., anyway) celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, we look back to 3/13/13 and the election of Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio as the new head of the Roman… Read more »
DEAR LEADER has shuffled off this mortal coil. 69-year-old Kim Jong Il, the, uh, eccentric dictator of North Korea, died over the weekend, reportedly of a heart attack. The question… Read more »
MOUNT MERAPI in Indonesia continues to rumble. According to German geologists, this is serious: they estimate that there “three times more magma [under Mount Merapi] than what was ejected by… Read more »
TODAY’S TOPICS: Singularity advocate J. Craig Venter partners with Big Pharma; Iran’s Ahmadinejad prepares to take over visit Lebanon; and dozens fall ill at Obama rally in Maryland. Join at… Read more »