Would he have achieved anything like the scientific renown and celebrity he did if he had been healthy, without the disability for which he was known?
Brian Keating asks what Meyer would put in a space-bound time capsule like the Voyager Golden Record, as Carl Sagan had the opportunity to do.
Newton, Kepler, and other founders of modern science were inspired to search out and find the rational order hidden in nature because they were theists.
Imagine a chain hanging from the sky supporting a weight suspended in the air. Each link in the chain is a cause for the continued suspension of the links.
In order to think scientifically, you must have an advanced degree in science. Right?