In abandoning his traditional Jewish faith, was Baruch Spinoza able to provide an improved framework for doing science?
Why do a husband and wife decide to have a child? A toy doll requires much less work.
A heresy might be true or it might be false, but part of its attraction lies in offering a rallying cry against the smirk of the mighty.
It’s an ominous sight to observe the two waves approaching each other. On one side is an intensifying drive to police social media.
As a top science journal tells the story, the Galileo myth is relevant only to attack those who challenge the establishment consensus.