Science is a differential equation;
religion is a boundry condition.
— Alan Turing
Today’s Spotlight, is on Michael Specter.
From the bio on his own website, he is a New Yorker Staff Writer Covering Science, Technology, and Public Health Issues.
He is also the author of the book DENIALISM, out this past November, and sub-titled: How Irrational Thinking Hinders Scientific Progress, Harms the Planet, and Threatens Our lives ( Available on Amazon ).
But through the wonder of the Internet, and TED Talks, Michael Specter delivers an enthusiastic eye-opening 16 minute tour of these ideas — one that we are privileged to share — from the philosophical perspective of a man who proves to be a keen observer of both Human Nature and Science.