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What Is Materialism? - History and Definition

What Is Materialism? - History and Definition

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by Austin Cline Updated March 06, 2017 What is Materialism? Materialism is the idea that everything is either made only of matter or is ultimately dependent upon matter for its existence and...
ATHEISM: Positive and Negative! And Faith Too!

ATHEISM: Positive and Negative! And Faith Too!

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(Excerpt from) The Presumption of Atheism by: Antony Flew The presumption of atheism which I want to discuss is not a form of presumptuousness. Indeed it might be regarded as an expression of...
Definition of Atheism

Definition of Atheism

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https://i.pinimg.com/originals/bf/ab/25/bfab25e07b5b31d0c3925f71bb04f747.gif Definition of Atheism It has come to my attention that some atheists on the internet are trying to...
Any sufficiently advanced extraterrestrial intelligence is indistinguishable from God

Any sufficiently advanced extraterrestrial intelligence is indistinguishable from God

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Shermer’s Last Law Any sufficiently advanced extraterrestrial intelligence is indistinguishable from God As scientist extraordinaire and author of an empire of science-fiction books,...
Can Atheists Be Religious? Are there Religious Atheists?

Can Atheists Be Religious? Are there Religious Atheists?

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by Austin Cline Atheism and religion are often portrayed and treated as polar opposites; although there is a strong correlation between being an atheist and being irreligious, there is no...
Neil deGrasse Tyson: We Might Be Living In Higher Dimensions…But Our Senses Can’t Tell Yet.

Neil deGrasse Tyson: We Might Be Living In Higher Dimensions…But Our Senses Can’t Tell Yet.

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I wanted to title this one:      Is Neil deGrasse Tyson a Scientist, Philosopher, or Gone Crazy?!
Philosophical Naturalism? Who you?

Philosophical Naturalism? Who you?

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Metaphysical naturalism, also called philosophical naturalism, is a philosophical worldview and belief system that holds that there is nothing but natural elements, principles, and relations of...
Science & Faith -- Dr. James Tour

Science & Faith -- Dr. James Tour

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Science & Faith -- Dr. James Tour * Vid.1 I used to believe that my outward confession of skepticism regarding evolution was also of little consequence to my career as a scientist....
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