Yesterday I gave a roundup of links from the last month or so to articles of interest (to me!) in the news, religion, and science. Today we hit the space-between…

Science and religion:
Over at BioLogos, Darrel Falk, gives his usual hug and points towards the future, while Denis Alexander is in the middle of a series laying out models for Adam and Eve in light of modern anthropology

RJS is in the middle of a wonderful series herself on Evolutionary Creation (latest post) and addressed the Gaskell discrimination story, as did Jerry Coyne, who’s position surprised some

Roger Scruton on Big Questions Online on the role of science in “explanations” of the humanities (a topic we’ve discussed before here), Michael Shermer and Simon Blackburn and Steven Pinker on the ability of science to tell right from wrong

David Dopderbeck of Through a Glass Darkly links to the first of a video series Did Darwin Kill God with Conor Cunningham

Where is my mind? A look at embodied cognition/extended mind and its potential applications, and a call to return the science of mind from neuroscience to psychology

Speaking of mind, Stuart Kauffman (NPR 13.7 Cosmos & Culture blog) is on to something here, a big something, he just needs some help explaining it to the rest of us

Stuart’s blog partners: Marcelo Gleiser on From quarks to mind: is our existence inevitable? (I say life is a comedy, not a tragedy) and Ursula Goodenough on the family tree: humans, chimps, and bonobos

Francis Collins reminds us that the director of the NIH either chooses or has no choice but to say science and religion are to be in separate boxes

A few assumptions here, but the new science of culturomics, thanks to digitizing books and Google SA and SRToday

John Wilkins on why scientists should have a better appreciation of the philosophy of science

“Neurotheology” seems to be hot right now, and it’s major proponent, Andrew Newberg, was active this month… an intro, a look at whether differences in religion have differences in the brain, and lastly, the future of neurotheology (although I would lose the “religionome”, dude)

New Twitter friend Barbara King on the cognitive watershed idea

A collection of scholarly responses to Richard Dawkins popular book, The God Delusion

On the not-so shortness of the Cambrian period

Ephiphenom-er Tom Rees gives a roundup of his blog posts from 2010

And last but not least, this young faculty member loved this, although ‘C’ is not the new ‘B’ in my class…