'Genesis death sandwich' discovered in Bible
February 22, 2013, 10:10 a.m. by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
Frequent mentions of life appear in the opening and closing verses of Genesis, while themes of death are clustered in the middle.
McLent? Fish hits fast food menus for holidays
February 20, 2013, 10:05 a.m. by Elizabeth Palermo, BusinessNewsDaily
To cash in on the Catholic practice of Lent, fast foot chains are getting creative with seafood offerings.
Doomsday predictions blossom after pope's resignation, meteorite
February 19, 2013, 1:04 p.m. by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
If one end of the world prophecy doesn't pan out, there are countless more that could.
The most religious U.S. state is ...
February 13, 2013, 10:40 a.m. by Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience
Fifty-eight percent of Mississippi's residents say they are very religious, according to a Gallup poll.
The pope retired. Should you?
February 13, 2013, 10:23 a.m. by David Mielach, BusinessNewsDaily
Experts say the pope's resignation can serve as a lesson to workers about knowing the right time to resign or retire from their current position.
Lightning strikes St. Peter's after Pope Benedict announces resignation
February 13, 2013, 10:16 a.m. by Marc Lallanilla, LiveScience
Lightning often strikes religious symbols, because they are usually placed high in the sky and are often the highest thing around.
Christianity disrupts Amazonian ecosystem
February 11, 2013, 5:10 p.m. by Megan Gannon
In the wake of missionaries converting Amazonian tribesmen, converts are killing animals they were previously barred against hunting.
History's 10 most intriguing popes
February 11, 2013, 2:12 p.m. by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
From a cadaver on trial to a three-timing pope, here are 10 of the most interesting church fathers in history.
Dog attends Mass daily where owner's funeral was held
January 21, 2013, 4:43 p.m. by Laura Moss
Each day when the bells ring to mark the start of services, this German shepherd makes his way inside an Italian church — just as he did when his master was alive.
Mass bathing in Ganges river kicks off Kumbh Mela pilgrimage [Photos]
January 15, 2013, 12:15 p.m. by Catie Leary
Touted as the largest religious gathering on Earth, the Kumbh Mela is a Hindu pilgrimage organized every 3 years, rotating between the cities of Allahabad, Nashik, Haridwar and Ujjain.
Scientologists' alleged 'alien space cathedral' found
January 2, 2013, 11 a.m. by Marc Lallanilla
A journalist has alerted the public to the existence of a secret Scientology bunker hidden in the New Mexico desert, marked by a gigantic symbol etched in the ground.
The strangest non-stories in science from 2012
December 27, 2012, 12:55 p.m. by Benjamin Radford, LiveScience
It would have been nice if Bigfoot had been proven or aliens had made their presence known this year, but it was not meant to be.
Giant 6-foot-8 penguin discovered in Antarctica
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
Paul Barton brings his music — and a moment of peace — to rescued elephants
12 human foods dogs can eat and 5 they shouldn't
Wild mushrooms: What to eat, what to avoid
A 'slow moving disaster' has bubbled up from the San Andreas fault