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Posts tagged with ‘Evolution’

  • The Economy of a Single Cell: A Little Big History

    Getting Down to Business In order to understand the economy of a single cell, we need to grok how...

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    William Grassie
  • Climates Change—Get Over It!

    We live on a restless planet. We wouldn’t be here otherwise. Our lineage, Homo sapien, began its social conquest...

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    William Grassie
  • Applied Big History: A Guide for Investors

    Based on a talk given at the Research Retreat of Canyon Partners September 10, 2014, Beverly Hills, CA “If...

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    William Grassie
  • The Queen of the Sciences

    Our medieval ancestors understood theology to be the queen of the sciences. Her twin sister Sophia—the Greek word for...

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    William Grassie
  • The Great Matrix of Big History

    Understanding Natural Hierarchies through Big History Our European ancestors once understood the universe to be a Great Chain of...

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    William Grassie
  • Religion und Naturwissenschaft

    Die Grundlage eines sinnvollen Engagements zwischen Religion und Naturwissenschaft Vortrag für den RSNG-Jahreskongress der Akademie der Diözese Rottenburg-Stuttgart. 28.-30. September...

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    William Grassie
  • Energy Solutions from the Perspective of Big History

    Humans now consume some 18 trillion watts of energy in a variety of forms—fossil fuels (coal, oil, gas); hydropower;...

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    William Grassie
  • Telling Time: A Correlated Big History

    The challenge of measuring time reaches back to the origins of human consciousness. From a 28-day periodicity of the...

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    William Grassie
  • Christmas: A Meditation

    The Christmas story is subversive, so we try to render it safe and saccharine. Contrast the idea of God...

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    William Grassie
  • Post-Darwinism: The New, New Synthesis

    A review of Ecological Developmental Biology: Integrating Epigenetics, Medicine, and Evolution, by Scott F. Gilbert and David Epel (Sunderland, MA: Sinauer...

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    William Grassie
  • Teaching the History of Nature

    Towards an Integrated Science Curriculum (1) The 20th century has seen enormous advances in science and technology. General science...

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    William Grassie
  • Evolution as Revelation

    A review of Thank God for Evolution!: How the Marriage of Science and Religion Will Transform Your Life and Our World...

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    William Grassie
  • Eating Well Together

    Donna Haraway’s Companion Species Manifesto It was a rainy fall day in Pennsylvania farm country. I was assisting the...

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    William Grassie
  • Metanexus: The Challenge

    My charge tonight is to give a keynote in which I lay out what I think the major challenges...

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    William Grassie
  • Evolution as Revelation

    A review of Thank God for Evolution:How the marriage of science and religion will transform your life, by Michael Dowd (2007)...

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    William Grassie
  • Review of Beinhocker The Origin of Wealth

    In Search of New Economic Metaphors for Biology  A review of Eric D. Beinhocker, The Origin of Wealth: Evolution, Complexity,...

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    William Grassie
  • Ecology, Religion, and Science

    in The Encyclopedia of Religion, Second Edition, edited by Lindsay Jones, New York, Macmillian Reference, V. 1, 2005. The contemporary...

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    William Grassie
  • Beyond Intelligent Design

    The English theologian William Paley wrote an influential book in 1802 entitled Natural Theology: Evidences of the Existence and Attributes...

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    William Grassie
  • Toward a Constructive Theology of Evolution

    Toward a Constructive Theology of Evolution This paper was originally presented at Gadjah Mada University in Yogyakarta, Indonesia on...

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    William Grassie
  • The Nine Laws of God

    Kevin Kelly’s Out of Control Techno-  Utopic Program for a WIRED World This essay is based on a paper presented to the Theology...

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    William Grassie