Few think Western civilization is on the brink of collapse—but it’s also doubtful the Romans and Mesopotamians saw their own demise coming either. Read More: Here’s How NASA Thinks Society Will Collapse – NationalJournal.com.
How one soldier is confronting the military’s ban on transgender troops Read More: The Next “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” | Vocativ.
While many scientists and researchers express excitement over what they believe to be landmark evidence of the Big Bang, Answers in Genesis, a Christian organization run by creationist Ken Ham, is casting doubt on the recent findings. Read More: Creation Scientist Casts Doubt on Major Big Bang Announcement | TheBlaze.com.
DETROIT — The head of the Episcopal Church in southeastern Michigan announced that he strongly supports same-sex marriage, indicating to more than 80 churches that marrying people of the same in gender is in line with their denomination’s beliefs. Read More: Episcopal bishop in Michigan backs same-sex marriage.
Secretary of State John Kerry announced on Tuesday U.S. plans to send homosexuality “experts” to Uganda to discuss the country’s new Anti-Homosexuality Act with President Yoweri Museveni, according to Buzzfeed. Read More: John Kerry To Send Homosexuality ‘Experts’ To Tackle Uganda Anti-Gay Law.
Scientists, corporate executives and government officials will gather at the White House on Wednesday to roll out ways that communities across the U.S. can use technology and government data to prepare for the effects of climate change. Read More: Amid skepticism, White House keeps up fight against climate change – CBS News.
It’s my favorite time of year. Global-warming scientists are digging themselves out of arctic ice flows just in time to warn the rest of the world, which is recovering from another record-breaking winter, that they are here to save the day. Read More: Letter: Human-induced global warming a big ‘hoax’ | FLORIDA TODAY | floridatoday.com.
President Vladimir V. Putin reclaimed Crimea as a part of Russia on Tuesday, reversing what he described as a historic injustice inflicted by the Soviet Union 60 years ago and brushing aside international condemnation that could leave Russia isolated for years to come. In an emotional address steeped in years of resentment and bitterness […]