George Dvorsky

8 Logical Fallacies That Fuel Anti-Science Sentiments

We've never been more dependent on science. At the same time, however, we've never been more certain about its ability to help us understand and transform the world. But there are many out there who still distrust science and wish to discredit it at every turn, whether it be anti-vaxxers and climate change denialists, or simply those who wish to preserve their religious or paranormal beliefs.

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Where Do We Come From? The 7 Most Intriguing Philosophical Arguments for the Existence of God

This article originally appeared on io9.com, and is reprinted here with their permission.

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Where Do We Come From?: The 7 Most Intriguing Philosophical Arguments for the Existence of God

This article originally appeared on io9.com, and is reprinted here with their permission.

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The Fascinating Ways Meditation Transforms Your Brain -- and Why It Makes You Feel Better

Meditation yields a surprising number of health benefits, including stress reduction, improved attention, better memory, and even increased creativity and feelings of compassion. But how can something as simple as focusing on a single object produce such dramatic results? Here’s what the growing body of scientific evidence is telling us about meditation and how it can change the way our brains function.

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