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Concerns about Medical Treatments for Children with Gender Dysphoria

A pediatrician, an endocrinologist, and a psychiatrist explain their concerns about the medical treatments being given to children with gender dysphoria.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Melinda Penner | October 17, 2017

Slate’s Dishonest Article on When Life Begins

Slate posted an article the other week about bills that ban abortions after an embryo’s heartbeat is detected. It was a dishonest article that distorted the science and placed too great an emphasis on fringe religious belief.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | April 25, 2017

#STRask - February 13, 2017

In 4 min. or less, Greg talks about end of life issues, referring to God as she, and science and a Designer.

Podcast Episode | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | February 13, 2017

When Does Life Begin?

Scientists have discovered in a recent study that it isn’t the mother’s body directing embryonic activity; the embryo determines that itself.

Blog Post | Science | Melinda Penner | January 25, 2017

Interview: Alan Shlemon on Current Research on Same-Sex Attraction

Alan Shlemon tells Greg what he learned at a recent conference on current research and science on homosexuality.

Podcast Episode | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | October 19, 2016

#STRask - June 23, 2016

Guest Host: Alan Shlemon Jesus was only a prophet. I don't think he was God. What would be your response? Why does the Bible not allow homosexuality? How should I talk to a gay friend? How should we think about IVF procedures? How do we reason about unused embryos? What would be the consistent position? Download the mp3...

Podcast Episode | Apologetics | Greg Koukl | June 23, 2016

Surprise! Life Does Begin at Conception

It seems that sometimes, when it serves the story, the fact that life begins at conception is perfectly clear to both scientists and the media. Sarah Knapton, Science Editor at the UK Telegraph, writes in an article titled “Bright Flash of Light Marks Incredible Moment Life Begins When Sperm Meets Egg”:

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Amy K. Hall | April 28, 2016

Challenge Response: All Human Life Is Not Equal

Here's my response to this week's challenge:   COMMENTS Read more posts

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | February 11, 2016

Does Sentience Give Us Value?

Alan explains whether our value is derived from being sentient creatures. COMMENTS Read more posts

Video | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | January 7, 2016

Why Abortion Is Unjust Discrimination

Here's why the abortion-choice argument is unjust discrimination: The S.L.E.D. test originally comes from Stephen Schwarz in the first chapter of his book, The Moral Question of Abortion.

Article | Bio-Ethics | STR | October 20, 2015