Feb
07

Mind-controlling molecules from wasp venom could someday help Parkinson's patients

After being stung by a parasitic wasp, the American cockroach loses control of its behavior, becoming host to the wasp's egg. Days later, the hatchling consumes the cockroach alive. While this is a gruesome process for the cockroach, scientists now report the discovery of a new family of peptides in the wasp's venom that could be key to controlling roach minds, and might even help researchers … [Read more...]

Feb
07

'The Mick' Exploits the Mass

Contact: The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.orgNEW YORK, Feb. 7, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on last night's episode of the Fox sitcom, "The Mick:" This episode was full of comments about Catholicism that were too silly and childish to be of any interest to the Catholic League. But the show … [Read more...]

Feb
07

John Lewis sales down 0.2% last week

Department store chain John Lewis saw its sales edge down 0.2% year-on-year last week. … [Read more...]

Feb
07

Happines Eludes College Students

Contact: The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.orgNEW YORK, Feb. 6, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the state of happiness on college campuses: The most popular course at Yale these daysenrolling 1,200 students (they had to move the class to a huge building)is called Psychology and the Good Life. … [Read more...]

Feb
07

Campaign Finance System Of Big Money Now Overshadows Watergate-Era Reforms

A total of 19,145 donors — that's roughly the population of Johnstown, Pa. — gave or spent $2.6 billion in the 2016 campaigns.(Image credit: Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images) … [Read more...]

Feb
06

After 16 Years, Afghanistan War Is 'At Best A Grinding Stalemate,' Journalist Says

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Steve Coll warns that there is no end in sight to America's longest war: "Most of the generals ... say in public, 'There's no military solution to this war.'"(Image credit: Capt. Brian Harris/AP) … [Read more...]

Feb
06

Losing the Forest by Fixating on the Trees — A Response to Venema’s Critique of Undeniable

I was asked recently to take part in an online symposium. The journal Sapientia, published by the Carl F.H. Henry Center, invited four theistic evolutionists to review my book, Undeniable: How Biology Confirms Our Intuition That Life Is Designed, after which I was to provide a single response. Anticipating that the reviews would all be negative, I saw this not as an opportunity to convert my … [Read more...]

Feb
06

SpaceX launch called 'awesome,' 'monumental,' 'incredible'

Reaction to SpaceX's launch of the most powerful rocket in operation today:... … [Read more...]

Feb
06

Best VPN services of 2018: Reviews and buying advice

Surfing the web through a virtual private network (VPN) can keep your identity and data safe and secure online. We show you what to look for in a VPN and help you pick the best one for your needs. … [Read more...]

Feb
06

The Scientist Who Shouldn’t Exist – New Book by Matti Leisola, Jonathan Witt 

Matti Leisola isn’t supposed to exist. According to the standard patter from evolutionists, there is no controversy about evolution in the scientific community, nor any need for serious consideration of the theory of intelligent design. That’s because no legitimate scientist doubts modern evolutionary theory; and even if there may be a handful of such doubters in the U.S., there certainly are none … [Read more...]