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A Scientific View of God

A God That Could Be Real: Spirituality, Science, and the Future of Our Planet by Nancy Abrams Beacon Press, 2015 Nancy Abrams needed a higher power. As one of the premiere science writers of our time, she found both the …
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Art

Art and Science: A Marriage Made in Heaven?

At the turn of the past century, Vienna—even more than Berlin, Paris, or London—stood out as the European city most friendly to radical innovation of every kind. Helping us to understand this era, which introduced the modern world that we inhabit today, is Eric Kandel’s book, The Age of Insight. Neuroscience, Kandel argues, can help to close the traditional gap between scientific and nonscientific forms of inquiry.
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