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K is for Kepler

Truth is the daughter of time, and I feel no shame in being her midwife.

These words, written by Johannes Kepler in 1611, are profound.  At the time, Galileo had just discovered the…

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Science Writing

Hating exceptions


Why do we search for patterns in everything, when we keep discovering exceptions?

Because we want to know what’s going to happen next.

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Global Warming Denial Assessment Tool

Denial appears to be the root cause of all human problems. Denial of truth and reality is the path to disaster, and humanity is walking that path. 56 more words


Picking and Choosing My Poison

Your opinions are heretical and opposed to the Holy Scriptures,” his interrogator admonished, “So you must dismiss them and never speak of them again… 309 more words


When Myth Caved in to Science

Earth is not at the Center

Heliocentrism, or heliocentricism, is the astronomical model in which the Earth and planets revolve around a relatively stationary… 206 more words

God Or Science

Despre religie si stiinta - scrisoare unui prieten

Draga Adrian,

Am povestit aseara mult despre lucruri eterne si am mai fi povestit daca ora nu era tarzie si daca nu ne-ar fi asteptat, de dimineata, lucrurile lumesti. 1,321 more words


Paradigm shift. Science in Society 4

Paradigm shift: the Earth moves away from the centre

In Europe 500 years ago, the established paradigm of 2,000 years was built on common sense ideas about the Earth and its place in the universe. 741 more words

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