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An Atheist’s Guide to Spirituality

“I did not have to believe anything irrational about the universe.”

What Do Blind People Actually See?

The Bridge From Nowhere

How is it possible to get something from nothing?

Why We Can’t Rule Out Bigfoot

How the null hypothesis keeps the hairy hominid alive.

Six Pictures of Paradise

I was puzzled by the artist’s photographs of my home in the Amazon—then I looked again.

A Summer Gaze

The Summer 2014 Quarterly tackles image and object.

How the Mormons Conquered America

The success of the Mormon religion is a study in social adaptation.

The Astronomer Royal

Lord Martin Rees tells us about black holes and existential risks.