Is God All in Your Head?
Inside science's quest to solve the mystery of consciousness
As neuroscientists race to connect every aspect of human
experience to the firing of neurons in the brain, the battle
between science and religion is heating up. Will science succeed
in its quest to do away with God, the soul, and all things
spiritual? WIE steps inside the consciousness
What Matters Most
Why do two equally passionate critics of the scientific-materialist worldview differ so fundamentally on the capacity of the “new science” to answer humanity's most important questions?
Encounter at the Edge of the New Paradigm
A Dialogue with E.F. Schumacher
Fritjof Capra's engaging account of his meeting with
Schumacher in 1977, excerpted from his book Uncommon
Wisdom, illustrates how two critics of the classical
scientific worldview—both of them ardent proponents of a
new vision for humankind—can differ so fundamentally about
exactly how to move ahead.
A Confluence of Imagination and Rational Inquiry
A controversial biologist explores the consciousness of the universe and dissects the materialist creed.
The Slenderest Knowledge
A poignant excerpt from A Guide for the Perplexed,
E. F. Schumacher's compelling reckoning with the loss of meaning
and value in the wake of the scientific revolution.
Looking Back to the Beginning
The Ultra Deep Field: a picture worth ten thousand galaxies
Ann Druyan · Neil deGrasse Tyson · James Gardner · Brian Swimme
Preachers of a New Pentecost
Two evangelists of evolutionary spirituality are carrying the message of science and spirit to grassroots Christianity and beyond
Connie Barlow and Michael Dowd are traveling the ancient missionary path with a radical new message: the science of evolution may be the key to a worldwide spiritual revival.
The Café at the Beginning of the Universe
An encounter with Howard Bloom
One of today's most imaginative minds plays cosmic (and comic) tour guide through the formative moments of the universe, hinting at wild surprises yet to come.
Visions of the Future
The Arlington Institute Looks at the World of Tomorrow
Surprising scenarios of promise and peril from John Petersen, founder of futurist think tank, the Arlington Institute.
Where Do Your Loyalties Lie?
Huston Smith on the Sanctification of Science and the Dethroning of God
“In Descartes's fall, we sinned all.” A world-famous religious scholar and spiritual practitioner critiques science's overreach of its rightful grasp.
Look for Truth No Matter Where It Takes You
F. David Peat on David Bohm, Krishnamurti and Himself
David Bohm, renowned theoretical physicist and close associate of the great spiritual visionary J. Krishnamurti, is remembered by his friend, colleague, and biographer David Peat.