Articles by John C. Wathey

John C. Wathey is a computational biologist with a Ph.D. in neuroscience from the University of California, San Diego. He is the author of The Illusion of God’s Presence: The Biological Origins of Spiritual Longing (2016).

What I Learned from Jonestown, and What Our Nation Has Yet to Learn (2018)

From Cuttlefish to Cults: Can Biology Explain Jonestown? (2013)

Originally posted on October 15th, 2018.

Last modified on October 16th, 2019.
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