Posted inScience, Space

Adair Interviewed over that SOB

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Star of Bethlehem, that is. Aaron Adair is the author of the go-to book on the star, looking at it critically and scientifically: The Star of Bethlehem: A Skeptical View. Here, fellow Patheosers Andrew Hall and Jack Matirko speak to Adair about the star, astrology, astronomy and the Bible. Good stuff.

Posted inComedy, Space

God is A Busy Guy (or Gal)

Reading Time: 3 minutes In an earlier article titled “A Conversation With God” I raised some interesting questions about the number of planets that the god in the story was required to monitor.  The “galaxy cluster” that he claimed was his responsibility is what astronomers call the “local group.” (See Note)  It consists of about 30 galaxies, some of […]