The problem comes when, in order to win our acceptance, double-talk is used to pretend that a cult is something other than what it is.
My title is adapted from a 2012 article by two philosophers, Alberto Giubilini and Francesca Minerva.
Eventually, Dr. Tyson gets to Saint Charles. No, we mean that literally. Tyson calls Darwin “the greatest spiritual teacher of the last 1000 years.”
Estranged from God, both art and science become incoherent babble, sliding toward an obsession with the prurient lure of triumphant evil.
Most of us think of science as the enterprise of seeking truth by formulating hypotheses and testing them against the evidence. This is empirical science.