Science can answer moral questions | Sam Harris

Science can answer moral questions | Sam Harris

I’m going to speak today about the relationship between science and human values. Now, it’s generally understood that questions of morality — questions of good and evil and right and wrong — are questions about which science officially has no opinion. It’s thought that science can help us get what we value, but it can

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creating sickness | recovering from religion [cc]

creating sickness | recovering from religion [cc]

Recently, an individual I’ll call Troy sent me a message saying he feels like he’s stuck between atheism and theism. He identifies as an atheist but continues to lapse back into theism. These lapses are prompted by accidents like denting his car or twisting his ankle. He experiences a strong guilt response, believing he’s being

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