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: 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?

Posted on: Jul 29, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

Hitchens' latest article riles up fans of intelligent design.

Posted on: Jul 26, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

Amid firestorm, the Great Desecration is done.

Posted on: Jul 23, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

"If only it had mentioned evolution, it would have been perfect."

Posted on: Jul 17, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

Will the madness ever end?

Posted on: Jul 12, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

Unlike those nutty Muslims who are always taking offense over cartoons, these people have serious grievances.

Posted on: Jun 19, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

Charlatan traumatizes family, disrupts school.

Posted on: May 21, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

For a significant portion of American biology teachers, evolution takes a back seat to the Bible.

Posted on: May 12, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

A young women in Iraq is murdered by her father. Her only crime - talking to a British soldier.

Posted on: Apr 22, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

Meeting of Bush and the Pope doubles your oppressive fun!

Posted on: Apr 17, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

Can science improve our relationship with our four-footed friends?

Posted on: Apr 14, 2008, Source: AlterNet

An 8-year-old in Yemen files for divorce, citing abuse.

Posted on: Apr 11, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

What's good for the Muslim Goose is good for the Christian gander, right?

Posted on: Apr 8, 2008, Source: Pharyngula

Are the Christofascists trying to establish a global Caliphate?

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