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Belief in Aliens May Be a Religious Impulse

Scientific American - 19 Sep 2017
In his 1982 book Plurality of Worlds (Cambridge University Press), historian of science Steven J. Dick suggested that when Isaac Newton's mechanical universe replaced the medieval spiritual world, it left a lifeless void that was filled with the modern ...
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Will the world end on Saturday?

USA TODAY - 20 Sep 2017
And while it's fun to laugh at his belief that the “Planet Nibiru” will collide with the Earth this week, the failed prophesies of some of his predecessors have, at times, led to important religious movements or illuminating ways of thinking about ...
isaac newton's religious views

Whatever Happened To Lyndon LaRouche?

Science 2.0 - 20 Sep 2017
When Mr. LaRouche isn't trying to get elected to political office, he writes essays like, "The Pagan Worship of Isaac Newton." Now things were getting clearer. This was less a political movement and more of a cult, complete with its own version of ...
isaac newton's religious views

Isaac Newton: Physicist and Radical Heretic

WNYC - 28 Jun 2017
But Newton was also a deeply religious man. In his day, Newton was considered a radical heretic with religious beliefs that were unorthodox and not in keeping with the doctrine of the Anglican Church. Newton as a religious thinker is the focus of a new ...
isaac newton's religious views

Once Again, Neil deGrasse Tyson on Isaac Newton's Religious Views

Discovery Institute - 06 Jan 2015
Anyway, if you watched Cosmos or followed our coverage of it, you'll know that Tyson already had made clear his attitude on Newton and religion. In the third episode, he acknowledged that Newton believed in God, but claimed that Newton's religious ...
isaac newton's religious views

Defending the Faith: Science, progress and religion

Deseret News - 15 Jun 2017
Charles Darwin, Isaac Newton, Rene Descartes and David Hume are all enormously important figures in Western intellectual history. But Descartes and Hume continue to be active presences in ongoing debates, whereas — historically significant as they are ...
isaac newton's religious views

New technology and old religion

The Hindu - 11 May 2017
This view of technology is closely related to the old religious imaginations, suggesting that the more digital, technological we get, the more religious we will become. Is it only an accident that religiosity and new-age gurus have increased in the ...
isaac newton's religious views

The Strange, Secret History of Isaac Newton's Papers

Wired - 14 May 2014
But Newton also studied alchemy and religion. He wrote a forensic analysis of the Bible in an effort to decode divine prophecies. He held unorthodox religious views, rejecting the doctrine of the Holy Trinity. After his death, Newton's heir, John ...

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