1. Stephen Hawking on God

    Judging only from these quotes from Stephen Hawking, it appears that he was a deist (circa 2008) before he officially declared himself an atheist (circa...

  2. Stephen Hawking is afraid of aliens

    Stephen Hawking on receiving a signal from intelligent life on another planet: “We should be wary of answering back. Meeting an advanced civilization could be...

  3. The cure for death

    The idea of a 10-year program to “cure, prevent, or manage all disease” through science funding is almost too absurd for description, so I drew...

  4. The latest moon-creation myth

    Modern theories of the moon’s origin began with Charles Darwin’s son, George, who in 1898 postulated that in ancient times the rapidly-spinning earth ejected the...

  5. Living in Christ means dying to this world

    Every form of religion and spiritual practice promises either to improve your life somehow or to make the world a better place, or both –...