Tagged: 2013

Young Earth Creationism and the Politics of Astrobiology

Young Earth Creationism and the Politics of Astrobiology

So I had the great pleasure recently to present some of my latest research on creationism, science education and politics, in this case on the topic of astrobiology and young earth creationism. I was part of a fascinating panel at the Annual...

This Week in Our Universe: “Biblical Rainfall Amounts”

This Week in Our Universe: “Biblical Rainfall Amounts”

This week in our Universe: Leaving the Galaxy, Biblical Floods and the Edge of Space time. If I had my own tv show, this would be today’s episode. I don’t have a show, so you’ll just have to pretend. Come on, use...

India China Reflections – Pt. I

India China Reflections – Pt. I

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light,...

Sakura Matsuri Festival 2013

Sakura Matsuri Festival 2013

So this weekend I had the pleasure of wandering around the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens with a friend at their Sakura Matsuri Festival, which was a combination of the annual cherry blossom festival plus lots of other Japanese cultural events–taiko drums, cosplay, origami...