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The Engineer's Argument: A philosophical argument against intelligent design
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015 by Armin Navabi. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
This book aims to give logically consistent reasoning for the dismissal of the idea of intelligent design through philosophical discourse based on given evidence of how our universe works. It is my hope that I can offer many pieces of evidence that show such an idea of an intelligent designer is not only logically inconsistent but also absurd.
Chasing Reality
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Price: Free! Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Explore your version of Reality by answering three basic questions. Spend a week or so developing your answers before looking at mine. You’ll probably find the many quotations helpful. Some are from people answering the same questions, and some are just funny fillers to give your brain a rest.
How to Believe in God and Science - In Three Easy Steps
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Price: Free! Words: 31,370. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science
There are many reasons to believe in God, but for some people there are also issues, or roadblocks, to having the belief. This book provides a newly developed process to develop a belief in God that is consistent with the findings of modern science and the other types of issues. If you have any issues blocking your belief in God, saddle up and take a ride with me.
The Important Role of Science Throughout History
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
Science plays a key role in today’s society, but the thing is many people don’t realize this. There are even people who don’t “believe” in science. Yet the very reason I am able to write this on a computer is thanks to science. Without it we would go nowhere, and in this document I will look at where science has taken us and were it can take us.
Whither Science? Three Essays
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,710. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
This collection of three essays explores some basic questions facing contemporary science. We look at its history, question its practices and examine its potential. We examine the strengths and weaknesses of the scientific method, and we seek to understand the worldview that follows from it. Lastly, we inquire about the future of science and about problems that science urgently needs to solve.
Supernatural Communication and More
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,340. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
A short essay on people who believe that they have been the recipients of supernatural messages. Reference is made to various historical personalities. The conflict between science and beliefs is also raised and the possible implications for religion.
Space as Infinity II: An Essay (Double Space)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
Space has two natures, one finite and one infinite. Finite space is the space of matter (mass.) Infinite space is co-existent with this finite space. Infinite space is not subject to analysis by math. Finite space passes through infinity in a sense.
NOW and the Weltanschauung of Government Men
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Price: Free! Words: 20,390. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
In this short work the world view (Weltanschauung) of this sci-fi/fantasy author is outlined, including the concept of NOW: the continuing Big-Bang event of our one universe. Focus is on physics quantum mechanics interpretation and multiverse concepts. This is contrasted with the fanciful world view of the novels Government Men and its prequel Secrets of Goth Mountain.
Fringe: intriguing scientific mysteries that don't make sense
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,090. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
Science is the most splendid artefact of the human imagination. Beginning in the 17th century the scientific revolution set in motion profound discoveries such as Newtonian mechanics, electromagnetism, relativity and quantum mechanics. The world has been transformed. Science however has not solved all mysteries – indeed it has made the world more mysterious than it ever was.
Пересмотр науки - Учение Джуал Кхула
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Series: Учение Джуал Кхула - Эзотерическое Естествознание, Book 10. Price: Free! Words: 41,630. Language: Russian. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
Учение Джуал Кхула. Пересмотр ведущих научных теорий и толкования природных явлений.
Looking For the Way: Two systems of a small planet and how the Universe works
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 83,850. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Amolibros. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Look around…have you ever wondered how all this works? What is the goal of life, its object or purpose and what is the best way to achieve that goal? Me, too, so I embarked on a journey to find the fundamental law of the Universe.
THE MYTH OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY: AMAZING WONDERS OF BIOLOGICAL COMMUNICATION
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Price: Free! Words: 99,420. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
The sophistication of biological information strategies is mind-boggling and unmatched by our modern information technology. The human body, behaving as a ‘cellular society’, contains about 10,000 billion cells which means our body has 1500 times more cells than there are humans on this planet and one could argue that the information needs of our body should dwarf our social information needs.
Wisdom-Lost and Rediscovered (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Professor Jim Garrison interviewed by Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft. What is wisdom? How is it distinct from knowledge, truth, logic and science? Is it gut feeling, heart-brain, neurological and cognitive short cuts, tapping into electromagnetic energy, consciousness, all of that or something else?
The Infinity Delusion
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,550. Language: American English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
The book asks why people might believe that numbers ‘exist’, rather than simply being a concept of our minds? In particular, why should we believe that numbers that consist of the sum of an infinite number of other numbers added together exist? This book presents a convincing argument against the independent 'existence' of such concepts.
النسبية الخاصة
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 38,000. Language: Arabic. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Relativity
يبين قدرة العقل البشري في سبر أعماق عالمنا الفيزيائي، كما يوضح الدور الثوري الذي أحدثته النظرية النسبية في تطور أفكارنا ومفاهيمنا حول المكان والزمان. يركز الكتاب على الجوانب العلمية البحتة، والفلسفية للنظرية النسبية فالكتاب كتاب علمي بكل معنى الكلمة، كتاب يزودنا بالمعرفة الصحيحة، كتاب يحترم عقولنا.
Philosophy of Science: A Short Introduction
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Philosophy of Science gives a brief introduction to the Epistemology (Scientific Knowledge Issues etc), Metaphysics (Reality Issues), and Axiology (Value Issues) of Science. It analyses the foundations of what scientific knowledge and theorization consists in and deals with issues related to the ultimate nature of reality and ethical issues involved in the practice of science.
A Divided Universe
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 24,980. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
A Divided Universe contrasts the relative merits of science and religion, and concludes that both disciplines are necessary for a proper understanding of life. This book is a rare combination of depth and breadth. A Divided Universe is a book to be read by anyone interested in the human condition and the nature of existence. La Source
The Moon is Cheese: Correspondence of a science abuser
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Price: Free! Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
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“Money, power, ideology, what is all this to me? I am an artist. My only interest is in painting the world anew for my patrons - a world in which we were all created yesterday, we can trash the planet with impunity, and the moon is made of cheese.” Welcome to the mind of an evil genius. His handiwork is all around us. You’d never believe the moon was made of cheese... would you?
Arrendrallendriania
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 42,430. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Green fire, a broken spaceship, and a girl from outer space; life was very busy for a Sunday afternoon! A Class freak, a Science geek, and a girl from outer space. How much trouble can they get in? They're wanted by the Australian government, Coebri space pirates, and a silver man from the Universal Unity. There isn't enough science in the universe to keep them safe, but they'll have to try!
Alternatives
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You set the price! Words: 20,140. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
It is a quizzical review of natural philosophy and history of science, mainly physics with alternative notions. The possible shortcomings of accepted theories are pointed out. The author discusses the ramifications of a finite universe, suggests a four axis spatial coordinate system, identifies force as the differential of energy over distance and presents a digital model of the universe.