Teaching Angela to Appreciate History
1911 – Erwin Müller born
Venus totally transited! (Owen’s pics)
Surgical procedure for victims of female genital mutilation is successful.
3000 “witches” lynched in Tanzania in six years.
WHO targeting sleeping sickness, a common cause of witchcraft claims.
Bonobo genome sequenced.
Link of the Week
James – The Simulation Hypothesis and the problem of natural evil – David Kyle Johnson
Owen – What Would It Take – Hariett Hall
“Any theory which causes solipsism to seem just as likely an explanation for the phenomena it seeks to describe ought to be held in the utmost suspicion.” – Iain M. Banks The Algebraist
- Skeptics in the Pub – Thursday 21 June at 18:00. Pizetta.
- Skeptics in the Pub – Saturday 23rd June at 12:30. Venue to be decided.