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Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015

Jan 27, 2015

Is it ok to eat snow? (Popular Science) “Everyone should eat snow because it’s really fun,” says Anne Nolin, a professor at the College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences at Oregon State University. Her one condition: “You have to do it with a goofy look on your face.” Huge earthquake hit Pacific Northwest 315 [...] Read full story.

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015

Jan 26, 2015

Marcus Borg, scholar who challenged literal view of Jesus, dies at 72 (LA Times) Marcus Borg, the theologian and writer who became one of the best known New Testament scholars to challenge the literal view of the biblical Jesus and to question the supernatural acts associated with his life, died Wednesday at his home in [...] Read full story.

Friday, January 23, 2015

Jan 23, 2015

Renowned Jesus scholar Marcus Borg dies at 72 (LIFE@OSU) Marcus Borg, a renowned New Testament scholar known for his groundbreaking books on the life of Jesus, died Wednesday, Jan. 21, following a battle with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Borg, a professor emeritus of religion and philosophy at Oregon State University, was 72. (see also Oregonian, Portland Tribune, Huffington [...] Read full story.