Stories by PZ Myers

PZ Myers is a professor of biology at the University of Minnesota in Morris. He was named Humanist of the Year in 2009 by the American Humanist Association, and was granted the International Humanist Award in 2011 by the International Ethical Humanist Union. He has traveled internationally to lecture on biology and evolution, atheism, and skepticism. His blog, Pharyngula, has won many awards, including “Best Science Blog,” “Best Expert Blog,” and the esteemed science journal Nature has given it its highest rating. subscribe to PZ Myers's feed

Posted on: Mar 9, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

Keep those godless numbers going up!

Posted on: Mar 6, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

Minnesota's gift to politics.

Posted on: Feb 24, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

Have you ever gotten sucked into one of those endless "Teach the controversy!" or "You're afraid to look at both sides" kinds of arguments?

Posted on: Feb 18, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

Arkansas might let atheists run for office, at last.

Posted on: Feb 4, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

Man, I'm glad the magic space man made him lose his big ballgame on Sunday.

Posted on: Feb 2, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

David Attenborough's tree of life.

Posted on: Dec 17, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

Meet the new boss, same as the old boss? (Update: Rev. Joseph Lowery, a supporter of same-sex marriage, is giving the benediction).

Posted on: Dec 15, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

'Really cool handbags and shoes have, like, designers, so really cool people must have a designer, too, even greater than Gucci and Prada.'

Posted on: Dec 12, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

The skirmish over Christmas in Washington state just gets funnier every day.

Posted on: Dec 5, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

Who needs good science coverage, after all, since nothing important happens in that area.

Posted on: Nov 28, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

I'm pretty sure this is satire. At least I hope so.

Posted on: Oct 25, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

In which John McCain's running mate mocks the entire international research community.

Posted on: Aug 28, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

The Democratic Party is sliding away from the positions that actually motivate my support.

Posted on: Aug 22, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

Leeches, stat!

Posted on: Aug 7, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

The works of creationists like "Dr." Ron Carlson sometimes cross the line between preposterous and downright offensive.

Posted on: Aug 6, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

We need to start motivating students (and motivating women) to pursue science careers. Here's how we do it.

Posted on: Aug 5, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

It's actually quite entertaining.

Posted on: Aug 3, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

You didn't think it was possible, but ...

Posted on: Aug 1, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

Preacher commits horrible acts, is allowed to finish sermon on love and redemption before arrest.

Posted on: Jul 31, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

Is it April 1st?