Articles By: Daniel Bastian

Creating a More Inclusive Christianity Takes More than Love Alone

Creating a More Inclusive Christianity Takes More than Love Alone

Fostering acceptance of LGBT communities ultimately requires addressing the theological assumptions that undergird how many Christians approach the Bible.

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REVIEW: Prelude to Foundation

REVIEW: Prelude to Foundation

For the 6th entry in Asimov’s Foundation series, adventure on Trantor awaits as the birth of psychohistory dawns.

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4K: What You’re Not Missing

4K: What You’re Not Missing

For most real-world viewing outside the theater, 4K offers marginal benefits at best.

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The Problem Isn’t Disinformation, It’s Dismediation

The Problem Isn’t Disinformation, It’s Dismediation

When truth hangs in the balance, more is at stake than the need to be right.

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Early Mutation Exacerbated Ebola Outbreak

Early Mutation Exacerbated Ebola Outbreak

New research sheds light on Ebola’s destructive spread during the West African epidemic.

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The Rise of Trump and the Fall of the GOP

The Rise of Trump and the Fall of the GOP

This brilliant segment from 2012 is a trip down memory lane that helps set the context for the gathering storm wrought by Trump’s candidacy.

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Wall Street Journal Misfires (Again) on Climate Change

Wall Street Journal Misfires (Again) on Climate Change

Only the most gullible readers will fall for the Journal’s latest antiscience op-ed. Everyone else needs to call them out.

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When Mitigation Has Failed, Adapt

When Mitigation Has Failed, Adapt

For many coastal cities, the only choice is adapting to the encroaching seas.

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REVIEW: Foundation

REVIEW: Foundation

Isaac Asimov’s sci-fi classic ponders big ideas as Hari Seldon, mastermind founder of psychohistory, steers civilization through the chaos of a creaking empire.

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Depressing Video Tracks Shift in Conservative Leadership on Climate

Depressing Video Tracks Shift in Conservative Leadership on Climate

When was the turning point in American politics on the issue of climate change? 2009.

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Chief CNN Meteorologist Reverses Position on Climate Change

Chief CNN Meteorologist Reverses Position on Climate Change

Chief meteorologist Chad Myers no longer doubts anthropogenic climate change.

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Navigating the Discussion of Islam in Modern Society

Navigating the Discussion of Islam in Modern Society

Effectively navigating the discussion of Islam in modern society is more difficult than ever, but it is also more important than ever.

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