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Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.

—Arthur C. Clarke (Clarke’s Third Law)

Science

Understanding Religion's Ubiquity: Why We Created Gods

Of all the creatures who had yet walked on Earth, the man-apes were the first to look steadfastly at the Moon. And though he could not remember it, when he was very young Moon-Watcher would sometimes reach out and try to touch that ghostly face rising above the hills…

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Secularism

2010: The Year We Make Contact (1984)

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Yes, this is what you think it is. The official sequel to Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A space Odyssey (1968). The story of 2010 is written by the same author as 2001, Arthur C. 596 more words

Movies

R is for Rendezvous With Rama

This book is a bit of an enigma. It is regarded as a Science Fiction classic and written by the almost legendary Arthur C. Clarke. That’s not the problem, the problem is that I can’t remember reading it. 129 more words

Book Review

TBR Thursday 82...

Episode 82…

Ooh, the TBR has dropped 2 this week – to 167! So tchah! to all you gloaters who were trying to push me up to 200 – your nefarious schemes have failed!! 694 more words

Book Review