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“Mission accomplished”: Italy welcomes Meriam Ibrahim
Carolyn Moynihan | 25 July 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Meriam Ibrahim, religious freedom, Sudan
Has Sudan really learned a lesson about religious freedom?

If love is all that matters, why is incest still taboo?
Bernard Toutounji | 25 July 2014 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: incest, same-sex relationships
An Australian Judge is in hot water after comparing incest with homosexual relationships.

Scientific truth and its real enemies today
Javier Cuadros | 25 July 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: climate change, funding, science
The scramble for funds and the pursuit of relevance make us all losers.

Here’s a sticky IVF situation
Tamara Rajakariar | 25 July 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: IVF, moral issues, parenting
IVF after one of the parents has passed away - how do you feel about that?

Terrified Christians driven out of Mosul
Abdel Hamid Zebari | 24 July 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Iraq, Iraqi Christians, religious freedom
The Islamic State is expelling Christians from its newly-won territory.

Of astrophysics and atheism
Daniel Ross Goodman | 24 July 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: atheism, faith and science
Why we need religion in the space age.

The internet does not improve information flow just by existing
Denyse O'Leary | 24 July 2014 | CONNECTING |  
tags: Internet use, media literacy, media spin
Any more than a cure for a disease works if no one applies it.

On July 23, 1944, Soviet troops found 800,000 pairs of shoes
Toby Thacker | 23 July 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Holocaust, World War II
This was the day that the world finally realised that the horror of the extermination camps was real.

Jewish births “Trending Upwards” in Israel
Marcus Roberts | 23 July 2014 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: fertility rate, Israel, Jews
Is it because Israeli Jews are optimistic about the future?

Cinema Classics: A Hard Day’s Night (1964)
Ronan Wright | 23 July 2014 | POPCORN |  
tags: Beatles, music documentaries
A charming blend of Beatlemania and swinging 60s nostalgia.

Gender gaps in college linked to divorce rates
Nicole M. King | 23 July 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: college gender gap, divorce, fathers
The absence of a father, in a typical post-divorce setting, affects the education of boys.

Can Putin survive?
George Friedman | 23 July 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Russia, Ukraine, Vladimir Putin
Russia's strongman is far from finished, but events in Ukraine have weakened his position.

When will the rivers of hatred run dry?
Michael Cook | 22 July 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Gaza, Israel, Palestine, peace
Can Barack Obama earn his Nobel Peace Prize retrospectively by bringing peace to Israel?

The muddled iconography of women bishops
Carolyn Moynihan | 22 July 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Anglican Church, ordination of women
A Church of England decision adds to the confusion about the meaning of priesthood.

We could get beyond passwords. But do we want to?
Denyse O'Leary | 21 July 2014 | CONNECTING |  
tags: biometrics, Internet security, security
One problem with bioscanning is that unique identifiers can change (still unique but different).

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