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Can the study of free will help to promote dialogue between the "new Atheists" and people of faith? Antoine Suarez, a Swiss quantum physicist, philosopher, and bioethicist, says that it can. Suarez is the co-editor, along with Peter Adams (founding member of the Thomas More Institute in London), of the recently p...read more
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There is fear among the media, the public, as well as bishops, that new seed varieties will make African farmers economically dependent on seed companies. This possibility is applicable not …read more
The Astrum 2009 exhibition, opening Friday in the Vatican Museums, will showcase astronomical instruments over four centuries old next to the most modern counterparts. Archbishop Gianfranco …read more
Research seeking to uncover the secrets of the brain can have positive or negative effects on the protection of human dignity. Elements of that research and its applications to human subjects …read more
The question of genetically modified seeds is, in itself, not a religious matter -- certainly not a matter of faith. Yet, it is nearly a religious matter, because it is intertwined with issues …read more