Some months ago while browsing in a grocery store looking for other items I accidentally came across a magazine in … Continue reading Response to Skeptic magazine: On being skeptical of skepticism…
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In an earlier blog I spoke on some reflections on Stephen Hawking on the occasion of his death. Imagine my … Continue reading Hawking – Still Talking!
The stone that the builders rejected has become the cornerstone ( Psalm 118:22; quoted by Jesus e.g. Matthew 21:42) Stephen … Continue reading Reflections on the life and death of Stephen Hawking
In the February 2017 issue of Scientific American, 32, in an article entitled POP goes the universe, authors Ann Iijas, … Continue reading Deflating Inflation …a Cosmic Controversy
While delivering Meals on Wheels to seniors in Souris, PEI on Oct. 22, 2017 I was listening – as I … Continue reading The New Pro-Life Movement
Present day Physics – especially elementary particle physics and cosmology – has long reached the place where speculation and discussion … Continue reading Of Boltzmann Brains
Over this summer I was invited to speak at the 45th reunion of the class of 1972 from Souris Regional … Continue reading Of Reunions, Renewal and Reforms
My daughter, Danielle, invited me to join her book club meeting recently for the reading of The Accidental Universe, a … Continue reading On The Accidental Universe by Alan Lightman – Book Club Reflections