Science and Environment

The Descent of Darwinism

Winter 2010

The Descent of Darwinism

Dan Cloer

How did Darwin’s theory of natural selection and survival of the fittest become today’s dominant worldview?

Interview with Sir John Polkinghorne: Holes in the Net

Winter 2010

Holes in the Net

Dan Cloer

Sir John Polkinghorne talks to Vision’s Dan Cloer about some of the deficiencies of science without religion.

¿Quien Soy?La Interrogante a la Violencia Juvenil

Fall 2009

The Sensitive Explorer

Dan Cloer

Vision interviews astronaut Michael Massimino who has traveled to space twice to help repair the Hubble Space Telescope.

Interview with Eric Montie: Watchdogs of the Sea

Fall 2009

Watchdogs of the Sea

Lindsay Keefer

Marine biologist Eric Montie discusses some of the challenges in determining the presence and effects of chemicals such as DDT in marine mammals.

Interview with Dr. Leonard Hayflick: Physics and Aging

September 11, 2009

Physics and Aging

Dan Cloer

Vision contributor Dan Cloer asks Dr. Leonard Hayflick about his argument of the inevitable relationship between aging and longevity.

Interview with Wendy Freedman: Center of the Universe

November 17, 2009

The Center of the Universe

Dan Cloer

Wendy Freedman serves as director of the Observatories of the Carnegie Institution of Washington. She spoke with Vision about the next era of astronomy.

Vexing Verbs: What does it mean to fill the earth and subdue it?

Summer 2009

Vexing Verbs

Dan Cloer

God has allowed humankind dominance of the Earth, but the situation we find ourselves in was not the path intended. What is our intended relationship to the Earth?

The Drake Equation: How Alone Are We?

Summer 2009

The Drake Equation, or How Alone Are We?

Dan Cloer

Beginning with Project Ozma in 1960, and for the last 25 years through SETI, Frank Drake has spearheaded the quest to hear from other intelligent beings in the universe.

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