There is something to be said for the beauty inherent in uncertainty.
An Easy Proof for the Pythagorean Theorem. As easy as it gets.
How we make errors in judgement. The differences between plausibility and probability.
A wonderful aspect of Hindu cosmology is that it is consonant with that of modern scientific cosmology.
What is creativity?
When it comes to his own specialty, evolutionary biology, there is none better than Richard Dawkins. But the purpose of this book is not to explain science. It is rather, as he tells us, “to raise consciousness,” which is quite another thing.
What is the Higgs boson? Why is it called the God particle? How can you find it?
Empathy is the ability to view the world from another’s perspective. Of all emotions, it’s empathy that makes us human. Some would even say it’s empathy that makes us divine. So how exactly does empathy work from a neurological perspective? What triggers empathy? Can we be trained to be empathetic?
By contemplating the nature of light - perhaps the most ethereal and spiritual of all “things” -- we can begin to understand our own existence.
What are neutrinos? Can neutrinos travel faster than light?