Imagine a system where heat flows from a hot region to a cold region under the constraint of the traditional second law of thermodynamics.
One of the advantages we have in our study of nature is our ability to observe an entire “unpolluted” universe.
If scientists thought that life’s origin and nature would soon yield to scientific reductionism, they have been disappointed.
Astronomers have convincingly shown that the laws of nature are sufficient to account for the formation of stars and planetary systems throughout the universe.
The result is the type of interaction we’re secretly craving — energetic conversation between people with differing views but who demonstrate mutual respect.