Tag: science and religion

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| November 30, 2016

the giant in the library

The technological history of modernity, as I conceive of it, is a story to be told in light of a theological...

| May 28, 2016


from the Life magazine archives Ray Monk’s biography of Robert Oppenheimer is a long but fascinating book. (Monk is...

| August 17, 2015

reification and modernity

Until this morning I was certain that I had posted this some weeks ago … but I can’t find it. So maybe not....

| May 22, 2011


When I read this introductory paragraph to a story by John Noble Wilford — In the thousand years between the decline...

| June 6, 2009

Galileo Goes to Jail

Ron Numbers is one of our leading historians of science and pseudo-science — his The Creationists is the...