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Infidelio: Renowned atheist Richard Dawkins makes operatic debut

Biologist and author of ‘The God Delusion’ provides voiceover for ‘Mysterious 44,’ a musical version of Mark Twain’s novel The lights dim, the organ strikes up, a ghostly voice rises towards the heavens as video images of brain scans and scientific calculations slowly swirl – the perfect cue for evolutionary…

Mark Twain said ‘travel is fatal to prejudice’ — and science has proven him right

Traveling to diverse places really does broaden the mind, according to new research published December 5 in Social Psychological and Personality Science. “My coauthors and I are very intrigued by a quote from Mark Twain,” lead researcher Jiyin Cao of Northwestern University told PsyPost. “In his book Innocents Abroad, he…