A thoughtful and honest essay by James Wood in The New Yorker asks “Is That All There Is?”
Nature the product of random, mindless natural evolutionary forces?
Today is the 9th day in the Hebrew month of Av, a mourning day in Judaism called Tisha b’Av, meaning simply “9th of Av.”
Note this interesting observation by Albert Einstein College of Medicine epidemiologist Michael Alderman.
Among hot-button controversies of the day, Darwinian evolution may be unique in being a question on which people express forceful opinions all the time, at high levels of the media and politics, all under a protocol where it’s the norm to have not even a basic idea what you’re talking about.