Tag Archives: Science “Journalism”

Spirituality protects against depression better than church attendance??

I saw this headline in my newsreader, and of course I was intrigued. Spirituality protects against depression better than church attendance Questions were clicking in my mind immediately, even as I clicked the link. How did they define spirituality for purposes of their research (the operational definition)? What religious groups were included, and did they …

Warning to Canadians: Duck!

This news just in from EurekAlert (quoting the actual headline): New comet discovered in Canada To be more specific: [A] comet has been discovered at the University of Calgary’s Rothney Astrophysical Observatory, which is located about 35 kilometres southwest of Calgary. To my friends in Canada: I hope you had a happy Thanksgiving Day yesterday. …