Monthly Archives: March 2011

Finished another book


Like the title says, Why Darwin Matters. In the book, Shermer attempts to define and erradicate the ID movement in a simple breakdown on its parts. To his credit, Shermer speaks to the political, religious and non-science structure of the … Continue reading

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Some books I am reading at the moment


The most accessible, entertaining, and enlightening explanation of the best-known physics equation in the world, as rendered by two of today’s leading scientists. Professor Brian Cox and Professor Jeff Forshaw go on a journey to the frontier of 21st century … Continue reading

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Where I will be Thursday (clarified)…


The Nature of Reality An Interdisciplinary Panel Discussion The interdisciplinary panel “The Nature of Reality” will take place at the Folino Theater on March 31, 2011 at 6 o’clock in the evening. The event is organized by the Schmid College of Science in … Continue reading

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Just finished reading Sam Harris’ The Moral Landscape…not sure what to think. It’s a good book with a lot of neuroscience articles and research but it oversimplified the morality issue greatly. Even if a reader grants that we can map … Continue reading

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Another book I am working on


I am also working on this book: Take any of physics’ major theories of the fundamental nature of the universe, extrapolate its math to the logical extreme, and you get some version of a (so far unobservable) parallel universe. And … Continue reading

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My current reading


I am currently reading The Moral Landscape. Here is an abstract:       Sam Harris’s first book, The End of Faith, ignited a worldwide debate about the validity of religion. In the aftermath, Harris discovered that most people—from religious … Continue reading

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This is where I will be this coming week.


http://www.chapman.edu/NatureOfReality/

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