Cross-posted with Skepchick. Anne Sauer's custom cocktail is back! This very popular item already has bids, so get yours in or put it on your watch list for Sunday, March 30, 9:00pm EDT, when the auction ends. These are all for me. Get your own. For those not familiar with this bit of
The Secular Student Alliance has not one but TWO events coming up for The Secular Student Conference 2014! June 20-22, there is the "west" side conference in Phoenix, AZ. You can follow at #SSAwest. And you can get information here. July 11-33, there is the "east" side conference in Columbus, OH. You can follow at
Cross-posted with Skepchick. This week's auctions to raise money for science education and outreach at SkepchickCon are auctions for science education and outreach. I know, it's a bit meta, but now's your chance to get all your astronomy questions answered by our very own Noisy Astronomer, Dr. Nicole Gugliucci, while also contributing to the science
Cross-posted with Skepchick. We are very busy behind the scenes preparing for SkepchickCon, the science track at CONvergence, an annual sci-fi/fantasy con in the Minneapolis area. If you haven't seen them already, check out Amy's interviews with two of our guests, Dr. Siouxsie Wiles and Anne Sauer. We've also updated our website with more information
Fellowship of Freethought Dallas (FOFD) provides social, educational, outreach, and volunteer opportunities for freethinkers in the Dallas Fort Worth area. Each month, FOFD holds a gathering at which speakers give talks on a broad range of subjects of interest to the secular community. FOFD offers educational youth activities during the gatherings as well. Gatherings are
Doubt isn't just essential for skeptics: it's necessary for persons of faith as well. This is the argument behind The Gospel of Doubt, a project that aims to advance the idea that doubt is a virtue, one that should be embraced by the Christian church. On Sunday, March 2, Zachary Moore will give the project's
QED is a two-day science and skepticism convention It is being held at the Palace Hotel in Manchester on the 12th and 13th of April 2014. There is an amazing list of speakers. Check it out here. Registration is 99 Pounds, or $136ish US. There is also a discount for students and those under 18.
Do you like to skeptic? Do you ever wish you could skeptic more often but just don't have the money? Live in the Twin Cities area? Well now you're in luck, because Skeptech 2: Electric Boogaloo is here to answer all your non-denominational prayers! Obviously its second iteration, Skeptech is the brainchild of several college
The American Humanist Association has announced its 73rd Annual Conference will be held June 5-8, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Speakers include: Natalie Angier, Eugenie Scott, Jessica Valenti, and many others Get more information here, and register here.
Cross-posted with Skepchick. To help us raise money for science education and outreach at SkepchickCon, this week we have our first donated item from a reader, Angelina: a custom humorotica tale written to your specifications. Here's a sample tale she wrote of Big(foot) Love to give you an idea of what you'd be bidding on.