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“Human Beliefs”

Jun 6, 2014 06:30 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Pope Francis is taking a literal view of the devil, a departure from the softer stance of the Catholic Church over the past 15 years.
May 19, 2014 02:38 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
An albino woman in Africa was murdered so that her body parts could be used in magic spells. And she's not the only one. Continue reading →
May 13, 2014 05:22 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Swiss artist H.R. Giger has died. Among his many strange accomplishments was designing a monster that wold inspire the vampire 'el chupacabra.' Continue reading →
Apr 30, 2014 12:58 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Archaeologists discover what may be one of the earliest depictions of Jesus in an ancient Egyptian tomb. Continue reading →
Apr 23, 2014 05:34 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
The new film "Heaven is for Real" relates a young boy's visit to heaven, though recent brain imaging research suggests a different explanation. Continue reading →
Apr 19, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Is the Bible Fact or Fiction? This question has been debated for centuries. So far, no definitive answer has been given -- here are some of the more contentious issues in the Bible that may or may not stand up to historic and scientific scrutiny.
Mar 10, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Showing large eyes and gaping mouths, 9,000-year-old limestone masks are the most ancient human portraits from Stone Age. Continue reading →
Jan 27, 2014 07:48 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A Colorado high school student intentionally set himself on fire. Outside of the United States, self-immolation accounts for a surprising number of suicides. Continue reading →
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