Skepchick Quickies, 8.29
- Does religion influence epidemics? “Whether they believe in God, evolutionary biologists may need to pay closer mind to religion. That’s because religious beliefs can shape key behaviors in ways that evolutionary theory would not predict, particularly when it comes to dealing with disease.”
- Vaccine cleared again as autism culprit.
- Scientists estimate Earth is home to 8.7 million species.
- Women fighters in reasonable armor. (From scribe999.)