A few unrelated items:
Remember the Raving Atheist? He dropped out of blogging for a while, but has now returned and changed the title of his blog—and the tone. Quite remarkably, in fact. Check out these two posts especially, and also this explanation.
The agreed delay period being over, I can now post my Touchstone magazine review (pdf) of Mario Beauregard and Denyse O’Leary’s book, The Spiritual Brain: A Neuroscientist’s Case for the Existence of the Soul.
American students are far more likely to disbelieve in evolution than students in other countries—see page 2 here (pdf; something I’ll be interested to look at more closely later on). That makes them pretty much down on studying science, right? Wrong.