Archive September 2007
This is an archive of articles that Lincoln published in September 2007. An annual archive for 2007 is available. And a full archive of all articles that Lincoln has published since 2005 is also available.
Neuroscience and a Mormon Understanding of the Soul
James Hughes posted to the TransSpirit board a message on “Non-materialist neuroscience as a crypto-theist conspiracy”. In the message, he ... Read more →
Dogmatism, not Religion, is the Enemy of Science
Gary Shapiro, an apologist for the decreasing segment of Mormonism that is hostile to evolution theory, recently posed on his ... Read more →
Is "Mormon Transhumanist" Redundant?
Is Mormonism a form of Transhumanism? Michael Anissimov recently posted seven definitions of “Transhumanism” on his blog. Let’s see how ... Read more →
The Wisest Designer Would Be Neo-Darwinian
An LDS Science Review post on “Disbelief and Silliness” directed my attention to an article in The Nation, entitled “Root ... Read more →
Intelligent Design of Religion
Philosopher Dan Dennett argues that religions are like cows: we’ve been redesigning them for thousands of years, perhaps without doing ... Read more →
Mormons Are Thinking About Enhancement Technologies
Sam MB at By Common Consent has taken up the subject of enhancement technologies, asking whether Mormonism offers any peculiar ... Read more →