Science/Environment

Science/Environment

Is religion good or bad for humanity? Epic analysis delivers a possible answer

A scientific review of 10,000 years of history is finally revealing the unexpected truth behind religion’s role in human civilisation By Harvey Whitehouse RELIGION has given us algebra and the Spanish Inquisition, Bach’s cantatas and pogroms. The debate over whether religion lifts humanity higher or brings out our basest instincts […]

Politics Science/Environment

Most Australians say humans responsible for climate change – poll

More Australians than ever believe human activity is entirely or mainly responsible for climate change, new polling shows. By Matt Wade First published at The Sydney Morning Herald. Monday 1 April 2019. See: https://www.smh.com.au/environment/climate-change/a-record-share-of-australians-say-humans-cause-climate-change-poll-20190328-p518go.html But only 13 per cent say the Morrison government is doing a good job tackling climate […]