A balanced, well-written post about perceptions…please enjoy.
Whether or not you are religious, there is a spiritual sense that you get by looking at the stars. The sense that there is so much more out there than meets the eye. The humbling realization that we know so little about the Universe that we are a part of, and even the planet we live on.
Most people see science as absolute truth, as a sure-fire, tried and tested way to understand our world. I would agree with them, but only to an extent. There is absolutely truth that is found through the scientific process, but science itself is not the absolute. Mostly because it is humans who are hypothesizing, predicting, experimenting, and analyzing. What I’m referring to goes beyond the problem of bias. Let me explain.
There is a story about the Native American tribes who lived on the land before Columbus sailed over. His ships were visible…
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