Human Genetics, The Abolitionists and The Hedonistic Imperative.

Humanity faces a dilemma, whether to genetically engineer OUT incurable physical and psychological conditions of suffering, or to continue the search for cures as opposed to prevention. It’s not about the science!

Galileo’s battle for science over scripture.

I recently read a most interesting book, Galileo's Daughter by Dava Sobell which charted the life of Galileo through letters to/from his daughter who spent all her adult life in a convent. Recognised today as a great pre-Newton philosopher, mathematician and astronomer, the book describes many of his battles with the Catholic Church and its … Continue reading Galileo’s battle for science over scripture.