During a recent staff meeting, two Discovery Institute staff members referenced essays by C.S. Lewis, including “On Living in the Atomic Age.”
Durston says he has yet to find a true conflict between experimental, reproducible scientific observations and his religious faith.
The firm belief in extraterrestrial life — a belief nearly universal in the scientific community — is an act of faith.
Parents and educators might feel it’s the safest way to take shelter from claims by scientists and other academics that are thought to engender cynicism and to undermine faith.
Actually, the history of life on Earth is very similar to the history of human technology.