The Science Guy worries that forcing children to believe the world is only 6,000 years old prevents them from thinking critically.
In an address to the Pontifical Academy of Sciences, the Pope explains that God is not some sort of wizard.
Speaking to 50,000 German youngsters, the pontiff suggested that kids today spend too much time on futile activities, such as the Internet and TV.
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The agency says in a statement that a report in an Italian magazine that it "has targeted" the Vatican is false.
The pope's Twitter handle is live again as Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio steps up to lead the Catholic Church and sends his first tweet.
Last week, the Vatican announced that the pope's postings to Twitter would end upon his official retirement day. His tweets have been summarily removed.
Deciding to unplug his voice from technology for NPR, the man who made Auto-Tune de rigueur shows that he didn't need it at all.
In Canada, a judge rejects the defense that once you are doing something in public, you have no right to privacy.
A UK teen found guilty of filming a woman in a shower insisted that he was merely a fascinated cell phone tester.