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Universe or Multiverse?

Do you remember when we thought the world was flat? Do you remember when we thought that the Sun revolved around the Earth? Then we 'discovered' that the univer...
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Influential Living Atheists (response)

Today's atheist post in question is comes to us from SuperScholar.org and can be viewed in full right over here. Let's begin. They live their lives without ...
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CM Punk makes his debut at UFC 203

Two year training camp and CM Punk became a main card UFC fighter. And even though Mickey Gall chocked him out within a couple minutes in the first round, CM Pu...
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Pascal’s wager.

Pascal's views on imagination are quite relevant to one of the most complete notes in his work the Pensees, which is commonly known as Pascal's wager. Pascal...
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Imagination determines everything.

Blaise Pascal's most known work is the Pensees. It is a compilation of fragments from his notes for a projected book on Christianity. His ideas were focused on ...
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Blaise Pascal (1623 – 1662)

Blaise Pascal widely known playing a key role in laying the foundations of probability theory was born in Clermont-Ferrant, France. He was the son of a civil se...
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Francis Bacon (1561 – 1626)

Francis Bacon was born in London England and attended Trinity College in Cambridge. Following his graduation, he intended to become a lawyer but eventually deci...
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The Age of Enlightenment (18th c.)

The Age of Enlightenment is known by some as the birth of rationalism. The ideas of renaissance philosophers combined with the views of age of reason scholars g...