5 atheist authors who changed history

Writers: rebels and iconoclasts, many of the world's most famous authors have been deep critical thinkers, unafraid to question their society's staple beliefs, one of which has often been religion.

Folk of Genius: The 5 unusual habits of George Orwell

George Orwell: the originator of Big Brother, Double-Speak and the Thought Police, author of Animal Farm and Nineteen Eighty-Four, numerous non-fiction books and journalism, one-time BBC producer, soldier and socialist. One of the greats, no doubt about it. But like many creative sorts, Orwell had his idiosyncrasies...

17 little known facts about 2001: A Space Odyssey

2001: A Space Odyssey is a science-fiction film like no other. Not only does it deal with big themes like human evolution, technology, artificial intelligence, and extraterrestrial life, it does so in a way that blew movie fans' minds.