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UK Supreme Court says Scientology is a religion, allows wedding
By Estelle Shirbon LONDON (Reuters) - A woman who wants to get married in a chapel of the Church of Scientology in London won her case on Wednesday at Britain's Supreme Court, which ruled that Scientology was a religion and the chapel was a place where marriages could be solemnised. Louisa Hodkin, 25, had launched legal action after officials refused to record the chapel as a place that could be ...
Dec. 13, 2013
Religion's role in congressional polarization remains elusive
Most Americans who lived through Congress's recent inability to agree on the annual budget, fund the government, and raise the debt ceiling would readily agree that it is more polarized today than 30 years ago. But why? What pulls the Congress apart so powerfully that they can no longer collaborate?
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Religion news in brief
Scientology recognised as religion
Scientology has been recognised officially as a "religion" in Britain after the country's highest court swept aside 158 years of law to rule that worshipping a god is not essential to religion.Five Supreme Court justices redefined...
Church of Scientology a religion, rules UK supreme court
Decision follows two-year battle by couple seeking to be married in church premises
Scientology: church, cult or corporation?
Scientology has been officially recognised as a religion for the first time. Tom Rowley considers the implications
Lidasan: Islam in Mindanao Context
ISLAM is a religion of peace and the complete submission to the will of Allah. These are the words that I grew up with in learning about my faith and my relationship with the Supreme Being. The words like "peace", "complete submission", and "will of Allah" are not that easy to comprehend or explain.
My journey from darkness to light
BLURB: By God?s grace that I?m blessed with religion of God, I?m Mohammed Umar Rao from India, I embraced Islam at the age of 18. I shared my story with two persons. All praise and thanks be to God, they were convinced that my decision and choice is best, they started reading Qur?an and also embraced Islam.Muhammad Umar Rao, a former Hindu, hated Muslims and was always against them. He started ...
Religion isolates teen from family
DEAR ABBY: I?m 16 and come from a devout Roman Catholic family. My parents have taken my brother and me to church every Sunday without fail my entire life. We pray before meals, before school, at bedtime and at other times every day. My room is filled with religious objects. As far as I know, everyone else in my extended family is equally fervent.
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Rapid evolution of novel forms: Environmental change triggers inborn capacity...
( Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research ) In this week's edition of the journal Science, a team of researchers from Harvard Medical School and Whitehead Institute report that, at least in the case of one variety of cavefish, one agent of evolutionary change is the heat shock protein known as HSP90.
Announcing project AGORA: Ambitious comparison of computer simulations of gal...
A long-standing difficulty with supercomputer simulations of the evolution of galaxies has been getting consistent results among different codes (programs) and with actual observations, so simulated galaxies look like real galaxies. But reproducibility is one of the most elementary principles in scientific methods. An ambitious new multiyear project AGORA aims to understand and resolve such ...
Smart Evolution World Overview (as an updating service)
NEW YORK, Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Smart Evolution World Overview (as an updating service) http://www.reportlinker.com/p01929912/Smart-Evolution-World-Overview-as-an-updating-service.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Energy_technology ...
Q&A: Richard Dawkins discusses evolution, religion and his fans
British author and outspoken atheist Richard Dawkins talks about evolution, religion and his 'appetite for wonder.' Richard Dawkins was enjoying a coffee at the Mondrian Hotel when a star-struck waiter interrupted him to thank him for his work. It was the kind of thing that happens a lot at the swanky West Hollywood hot spot ? but usually to showbiz celebrities, not biologists.
Research and Markets: Long Term Evolution (LTE) Infrastructure - Global Strat...
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Long Term Evolution Infrastructure - Global Stra
Is your oldest sister a warty comb jelly?
A paper published this week in 'Science' is revising the lowest branches on the animal kingdom's evolutionary tree, as well as upending how evolution is thought to progress.
The Evolution Of Facebook
How has Facebook changed since 2004? Here's a look at some of the site's most notable redesigns and features.
State education board unlikely to add evolution disclaimers to science books
AUSTIN ? Coverage of evolution in new high school science books in Texas appears likely to escape the major disclaimers that social conservatives and other critics seek.
Extreme Genomic Evolution Discovered In Burmese Pythons
[ Watch the Video: Genomics Reveal The Evolution Of Snakes ] April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A team of researchers have sequenced the genome of the Burmese python , or Python molurus bivittatus , finding large numbers of rapidly evolved genes in snakes. Their findings, published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences ( PNAS ) , reveal that these genetic changes ...
Astrophysicists launch ambitious assessment of galaxy formation simulations
( University of California - Santa Cruz ) One of the most powerful tools for understanding the formation and evolution of galaxies has been the use of computer simulations -- numerical models of astrophysical processes run on supercomputers and compared with astronomical observations. Getting computer simulations to produce realistic-looking galaxies has been a challenge, however, and different ...
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