In a press conference yesterday about the coronavirus, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo used notably religious language.
I stopped by Joe the truck driver’s house to talk. Joe read Yale neurologist Steven Novella’s essay, and he didn’t think much of it.
Most Darwinists are far savvier in how they seek to persuade the public.
Scientists aren’t like “everyone else”: because of the prestige they enjoy, the impact of their being “uncritical of things that [they] want to believe” is tremendous. It can be quite corrosive, quite malign.
Oddities of neuroscience that indicate that there is more going on in the brain than mere chemistry.