Questions tagged [richard-dawkins]

Richard Dawkins is the former Charles Simonyi Professor of the Public Understanding of Science at Oxford University, a position he held from 1995-2008. A well known biologist and atheist, he's known for his selfish gene theory, his staunch defence of evolution through natural selection and his vocal support of atheism. Among his books are The Selfish Gene, The Blind Watchmaker, Climbing Mount Improbable, Unweaving the Rainbow and The God Delusion.

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Has Richard Dawkins never learnt a language other than English? [closed]

From a tweet quoted by The Independent in Richard Dawkins accused of Islamophobia after comparing 'lovely church bells' to 'aggressive-sounding Allahu Akhbar' As a Christian from a mixed Christian-...
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Is this conversation between Dawkins and Justin Brierley genuine?

Is the following transcript between Richard Dawkins and Justin Brierley genuine? Justin Brierley: When you make a value judgement don't you immediately step yourself outside of this evolutionary ...