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If humans evolved from apes, why do apes still exist?

If humans evolved from apes, why do apes still exist?

Relatively Interesting January 14, 2013 23

The fundamental issue with this question is that there is an assumption that humans evolved from apes – but this is not the case.  The simple answer is that humans did not evolve from apes:  both apes, humans,

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2012 Failed Psychic Predictions

2012 Failed Psychic Predictions

Relatively Interesting December 18, 2012 46

Another year has come and gone, and with it, a slew of failed and forgotten psychic predictions.  Each year, the world’s “leading” psychics lay down their predictions in January, and then we review them

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Do vampires really exist?  9 truths to consider.

Do vampires really exist? 9 truths to consider.

Relatively Interesting October 29, 2012 181

They have been known by many names throughout history. Creatures that prey on the blood or life-force of the living have frightened millions into locking doors and windows at night. Cultures around the globe

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Reiki:  Real or Ridiculous?

Reiki: Real or Ridiculous?

Relatively Interesting August 28, 2012 12

Reiki, a spiritual practice developed by a Japanese Buddhist in 1992, has developed into various traditions. Some call is palm healing, others label it hands on healing – bottom line, it’s complementary therapy and

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2 of the most dangerous misconceptions about the Bible

2 of the most dangerous misconceptions about the Bible

Relatively Interesting June 29, 2012 44

For some, the Bible serves as a method to discern morality and immorality; a history lesson; and, in essence, a guide to “life” that is to be taken literally. To others, the bible is

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Comparing today’s computers to 1995’s

Comparing today’s computers to 1995’s

Relatively Interesting February 23, 2012 133

NOTE:  We’ve updated this article for the year 2015.  It’s got original pics of ads and reviews from 1995 gaming magazines plus tons of new info, including what VR looked like and promised us

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Do Ouija Boards Really Work? Spoiler Alert: They Don’t.

Do Ouija Boards Really Work? Spoiler Alert: They Don’t.

Relatively Interesting April 17, 2011 325

As children, we’ve probably all tried a Ouija board at one time or another. Remember how it went? Two or more players would gather around the board, and each would place two fingers on

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Astrology and Horoscopes Debunked

Astrology and Horoscopes Debunked

Relatively Interesting January 14, 2011 108

Over 2300 years ago, the Babylonians came up with the idea that the gods lived among the stars and other celestial objects, and were able to impose their will on humanity by controlling the

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Questions for Theists, God, and Religion

Questions for Theists, God, and Religion

Relatively Interesting December 15, 2010 22

This is a list of questions for theists, believers, faith, God, and religion.  They apply to all religions, though you will note that they are more Christian-centric only because this is the religion I

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Celebrities Endorsing Stupid Things: (like) The Anti-Vaccination Movement

Celebrities Endorsing Stupid Things: (like) The Anti-Vaccination Movement

Relatively Interesting April 29, 2010 26

My skeptical radar is activated each time I hear a celebrity endorse a product or promote a cause. While generally harmless, celebrities have such large audiences that they have the ability to broadcast their

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