The claims of Einstein’s theory of special relativity defy common sense. Clocks tick at different rates depending on your speed. All objects (including people!) moving at near light speeds shrink in the direction of motion. And light travels at the same speed for everyone, independent of motion. Quantum mechanics, the theory of nature on [...]
Argues that science plays the same role in our society as the sacred has played in the past.
Defines, discusses, and compares environmental ethics.
Looks at the philosophical assumptions behind the scientific community's view of intelligent design.
Explains and critiques the argument of "one of the most important books written within the past 150 years."