The Spiritual Cosmos – Experiencing Wonder and Mystery

Star forming nebula in small Magellanic Cloud (N90)

Star forming nebula in small Magellanic Cloud

Inspired by the Night Sky

When we appreciate the beauty, and vastness of the cosmos, we can experience a deep sense of wonder and mystery about the universe and our place in it. This deep feeling of awe for all nature can connect us to all there is. Fortunately, there are ways we can easily experience the immensity and grander of the heavens. Continue reading

Murdock Mysteries Demonstrate Scientific Methods

Golden magnifying glass

 Murder Mysteries Illustrate Reasoned Approaches

TV murder mysteries do a great job of showcasing the methods of science. To have confidence in the scientific world-view, and not just rely on faith in “scientist-priests,” we need to understand:

  • How science works, and
  • How it develops its conclusions and views.

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