Interview with Professor Steven Pinker – Johnstone Family Professor, Psychology, Harvard University

— By Scott Douglas Jacobsen In a prior job at Conatus News in the United Kingdom, I conducted an interview with the prominent and respected author and philosopher of science, Dr. Rebecca Newberger Goldstein, who agreed to the interview and made some thoughtful comments about the idea of the “conatus” or … Continue reading

Extensive Interview with Dr. Jon Cleland Host – Managing Editor, Humanistic Paganism

By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Dr. Jon Cleland Host is a scientist who earned his Ph.D. in materials science at Northwestern University & has conducted research at Hemlock Semiconductor and Dow Corning since 1997. He holds eight patents and has authored over three dozen internal scientific papers and eleven papers for peer-reviewed scientific … Continue reading

Interview with Ming-Feng Chen – HPT Director, Elementary School Science Teacher

— By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Ming-Feng Chen is an HPT Director and an Elementary School Science Teacher, and a Freethinker in the tradition of Yiguandao. Here we talk about nonbelievers in Taiwan as part of an ongoing effort of collecting Asian region freethinker voices. Scott Douglas Jacobsen: In short, what was … Continue reading

Interview with Professor Alice Roberts – President, Humanists UK & President, British Science Association

— By Scott Douglas Jacobsen From her website: “I’m an academic, writer and broadcaster. I’m interested in the structure of humans, how we function, and our place in the wider environment. I make programmes and write books about human anatomy, physiology, evolution, archaeology and history. I passionately believe that universities are … Continue reading

The Brainstorm Podcast: “A chat with a scientist”

By The Brainstorm Podcast The Brainstorm podcast is Saskatchewan’s first skeptic and atheist podcast. An eclectic group of local skeptics discuss a variety of topics relating to science, skepticism, religion and politics while having a few drinks and a few laughs. “A chat with a scientist” episode link here: http://brainstormpodcast.ca/a-chat-with-a-scientist Original … Continue reading

The Brainstorm Podcast: “The Torture Dungeon Of Creating Atheists”

By The Brainstorm Podcast The Brainstorm podcast is Saskatchewan’s first skeptic and atheist podcast. An eclectic group of local skeptics discuss a variety of topics relating to science, skepticism, religion and politics while having a few drinks and a few laughs. “The Torture Dungeon Of Creating Atheists” episode link here: http://brainstormpodcast.ca/the-torture-dungeon-of-creating-atheists … Continue reading

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