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Counting to God

A Personal Journey Through Science to Belief


You are defined by what has value to you, and what does not

Living Sanely In An Insane World

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After Earth’s Worst Mass Extinction, Life Rebounded Rapidly, Fossils Suggest

Evidence of marine life that was thriving about 1.3 million years after the largest mass extinction on Earth has been found in what is now Paris Read More

Could Quinoa, The Inca’s ‘Mother Grain,’ Become A Cure For World Hunger?

A panicle of quinoa, growing in the greenhouse at KAUST. Read More

The Purpose Of Sleep? To Forget, Scientists Say

A PET scan of a brain during normal sleep. Two scientists say sleep may help the brain prune back unneeded synapses. Read More