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Go Green For St Patrick

St. Patrick used the Clover to teach about the Trinity Every year on March 17, the Irish and the Irish-at-heart across the globe observe St. Patrick’s Day. The question is, why is this a holiday to go to the local pub and engage in a drinking contest? While some choose to celebrate in this fashion, [...]

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The Declaration of Independence

July 4, 1776 The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws [...]

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Everything came from “NOTHING”?

In his latest book The Grand Design, Steven Hawking writes, “Because there is a law such as gravity, the Universe can and will create itself from nothing. Spontaneous creation is the reason there is something rather than nothing, why the Universe exists, why we exist.” This statement flies in the face of everything we know [...]

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The Future: The Past Revisited?

An interesting thread of comment came up on Facebook about how we trust that the future will be like the past, known as the ”Uniformity of Nature.” How can we know that the future will be like the past? If we could not ”know“ this very simple concept, then we would not perform experiments in [...]

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