A Mantra for Surviving American Politics

Published on

Repeat something from this list aloud at least once a day: No matter how intelligent and informed I am, some of my beliefs and opinions are wrong. Listening to others doesn’t mean I agree with them. Hearing only what I already believe does not help me understand the world. I only learn new perspectives from … Continue reading A Mantra for Surviving American Politics

Design vs Adaptation

Published on

More than once, I’ve heard an argument that reduces to this: “Science doesn’t know everything, therefore there must be God.” I understand the premise and the conclusion, but I’ve never seen the logic that gets us from one to the other. These two options do not partition the entire space of cosmic understanding. Of course there … Continue reading Design vs Adaptation