Literary critic William Empson, in a famous study, described Satan as the de facto hero of the epic in a cosmic revolt against divine repression.
Yes, rainbows are beautiful, but are they good for anything? Indeed, they have been very important for science.
Let’s turn the SETI telescope around. Would extraterrestrials be justified in inferring ID from patterns on the earth?
If you’ve ever visited a desert, you may have noticed small clumpy mounds of crusty dirt in between the stretches of sand.