Posts Categorized: Science

THE GREAT QUESTION OF SCIENCE AND EPISTEMOLOGY. (HAVE YOU AN ANSWER?)

Posted by & filed under Epistemology, Mind Brain Dichotomy, Science, Science and Religion, What does it mean "to know"?.

TweetShare Suppose we see, and thus become aware of, a tree. This statement seems simple enough, but this is one of those precarious occasions where we casually speak of something spectacularly ineffable as if we knew what it meant. When we say we “become aware” of a tree, what are we talking about? What does…
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FRACK IT AND FORGET IT

Posted by & filed under Environmentalism, EPA, Forgetting, Fracking, Health Environment, Hydrocarbons, Marc Black, meaning of life, No Fracking Way, Science.

TweetShare  12/08/2011 Cheyenne, WY –The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Thursday for the first time that fracking – a controversial method of improving the productivity of oil and gas wells – may be to blame for causing groundwater pollution. The draft finding could have significant implications while states try to determine how to regulate the…
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The Times We Live In

Posted by & filed under American Culture, Andrew Cort, Education, Politics, Religion, Return to Meaning, Science, Science and Religion, Spirituality.

This is my first post in my new blog. I’m hoping to initiate conversations about the state of our world, with an emphasis on how religion, spirituality, science, education, and politics, all impact each other, our individual psyches, and our common civilization.