Tagged: rupert sheldrake

The 10 "False Assumptions" of Modern Science? - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Dec 08, 2013

Last week I came across a magazine I hadn’t seen before in Paperplus. Called “New Dawn” it purports to be “the No. 1 magazine for people who think for themselves” and covers a range of topics such as the afterlife, psychic healing with pets, astrology and conspiracy theories. Amidst this hodge podge of muddled thinking was an article by … Read More

Is Nature Mechanical? - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds May 12, 2013

“Is Nature Mechanical?” is the name of the first chapter in Rupert Sheldrake’s book “The Science Delusion”*, a book in which Sheldrake challenges what he calls the “Scientific Creed”, ten beliefs which he claims that “most scientists take for granted”. (I previously posted a TED presentation where Sheldrake outlines and criticises his “Scientific Creed”) In “Is Nature Mechanical?” Sheldrake begins … Read More