The Varieties of Scientific Experience: A Personal View of the Search for God

The Varieties of Scientific Experience: A Personal View of the Search for God

Carl Sagan, Ann Druyan


Carl Sagan's prophetic imaginative and prescient of the tragic resurgence of fundamentalism and the hope-filled strength of the subsequent nice improvement in human spirituality

The overdue nice astronomer and astrophysicist describes his own seek to appreciate the character of the sacred within the vastness of the cosmos. displaying a breadth of mind not anything wanting surprising, Sagan offers his perspectives on a variety of subject matters, together with the chance of clever lifestyles on different planets, creationism and so-called clever layout, and a brand new notion of technology as "informed worship." initially offered on the centennial party of the recognized Gifford Lectures in Scotland in 1985 yet by no means released, this e-book bargains a different stumble upon with probably the most extraordinary minds of the 20 th century.

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