Does Science Explain All?
In the beginning there was darkness. Then there was light. Then there
was consciousness. Then there were questions and then there was religion.
Religions sprouted up all over the world as a response to some of humanity's
most troubling questions and fears. Why are we...
similar to why the Native Americans during the earlier centuries used myths. Before the discovery of science, subconscious morals and the government were established; myths functioned as a form of “science “by providing answers to facts, which are commonly available to us in modern society today. Some examples...
is the “act of producing or the cause to exist” (Dictionary, 2012, pg.1). How the world is created is the big mystery that surrounds the minds of science. Cultures around the world each have interpretations on how the world was created. Creation myths show what represents the sky, earth, and underworld...
Science is a Boon Or Bane
Science is bane for world. Because science and technology has not only grabbed us. It has also grabbed the living creature like animals, insects, bees etc. The vibration produced by mobile phone can also kill the bees. Some years after end of honey bee is certain whole human...
Science Fiction Film: An Overview
The science fiction film genre has been around almost as long as movies have, but like the cinema it is still a fairly young art form. This genre came into existence shortly after the invention of the movie camera in 1888 and has endured for over one-hundred years....
chemical pollution as the major cause.
A specific class of chemical compounds called chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) are most often identified as ozone destroyers. CFCs were once widely used in everything from air conditioner coolants to the propellant in aerosol cans but have now been banned in most developed...
effect the industry places a color fixing chemical in it to make it as read as you see it in stores. This color changing chemical also doubles as a preserver. The main reason however is purely aesthetic. Americans want quick, cheap, convenient food and are willing to go out and purchase meat that may have...
after its discovery oil became the lifeblood of the United States. By 1920 the Navy consumed 6 million barrels to power battleships, cruisers and destroyers; 1 million cars were being produced and 75 million barrels of gasoline was consumed (Solberg 130).
The automobile is responsible for making the...
Collection of 20,000 mantras: Divine in Origin
(sacred—revealed by God to rishis)
Organized in 4 groups
1. Rg Veda (Knowledge) oldest
2. Atharva Veda (Science)
3. Saam Veda (Devotion)
4. Yajur Veda (Action)
Philosophical commentaries on the Vedas
Commentaries were taught by spiritual teachers...
evaporation, and the affects of TFA. TFA in high concentration could inhibit the plant growth, a risk that could turn disastrous. Another harmful ozone destroyer is Mythl bromide which is used by farmers for pests control, which is found in leaded gasoline, and Marine plants discharge it into the air. Mythl...
Fahrenheit 451, as an indictment against the censorship evident during the McCarthy era of America, and it has since become one of the few modern science fiction books that can be considered a classic. The adulation of this novel is due to its plethora of symbols, metaphors, and character development...
What is, or ought to be, the relationship between science and our personal/political lives?
It might be fitting to begin this essay with a quote by Carl Sagan, a 20th century thinker who made great strides in popularizing natural and astrological science:
‘Look again at that dot (earth.) That's here...
Assess the view that sociology can and should be seen as a science (33)
Sociology is seen by some as a science, where facts can be obtained by collecting date etc. Sociology is actually referred to as a social science, along with other subjects like politics and economics. Sociologists in the 19th...
Good morning Honourable Judges, Respected Teachers and my dear friends,
Science and Technology today, are a synonym for life, every aspect of it is governed by science. The mechanization has reduced human beings to robots. Our activities, our action, even our thoughts are scientific now.
The basic science is subject that refers to study of most basic objects, forces, laws and their relationship that act in phenomena following the logic of scientific theory of reductionism where certain laws govern objects based in principle derived from them. The basic science is part of almost every...
rivalry between science and magic, but science and magic were not incompatible and arguably largely merged. It is natural for historians of science, with an inherent belief in the strength science, to describe the path of science as one of success and overcoming of rivals. In this way science has often been...
possible. What is new is that such rewards of religion (f) ___________ becoming the stuff of science. One of the (g) ___________ extensive reviews demonstrates that the connections between religion (h) ___________ science can cut across cultural and geographical boundaries.
Read the conversation given...
radiance of a thousand suns were to burst at once into the sky, that would be like the splendor of the mighty one." and "Now I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds." [11:32]
Many claim that Oppenheimer used the Bhagavad Gita in its wrong context and manipulated it to suit his own needs. Oppenheimer...
"…My Lord is the Preserver of everything." (Surah Hud: 57)
(Surah 'Abasa: 11-12)
(Surah Muhammad: 15)
(Surat az-Zumar: 53)
…Truly it is a reminder, and whoever wills pays heed to it.
…You will have there everything you demand. (Surah Fussilat: 31) Some of the verses in the Qur'an that relate the...
JAINISM AND SCIENCE
PGDM-A (Roll no: 53)
To maintain the importance of the concepts, many words used in the article are of ‘Prakrut’ Language.
Concept of Jainism
Jainism is the religion professed by the Jains, so...
earlier part of The Mahabharatha, but a few scenes provide some necessary background.
We know that Rama is an incarnation of the god Vishnu (the Preserver). We see Rama first taken into the desert where he is tested by the wise guru Viswamithra. This guru (spiritual guide) shows Rama many wonders of...
wind into a revolutionary force.
The 'Ode to the West Wind' by Shelley is a poem addressed to the west wind, personifying it as both a 'Destroyer' and 'Preserver'. It is seen as a great power of nature that destroys in order to create, that kills the unhealthy and the decaying to make way for the new...
IT Project Management
In 1990, the National Academy of Sciences recommended that the
Department of Energy (DOE) build a laser capable of simulating thermonuclear
conditions, which would allow nuclear weapons...
the words they spoke sometimes produced pleasure or pain, smiles or sadness, in the minds and countenance of the hearers. This was indeed a godlike science, and I ardently desired to become acquainted with it¡K. Their pronunciation was quick; and the words they uttered, not having any apparent [connexion]...
each author has expressed the sentiment that heart is the root of all human and natural goodness, and that the mind or the head is the inevitable destroyer of human kind's fundamental goodness and God's natural creations.
In Cooper's works this dichotomy is most clearly expressed. Looking to his novel...
It's the "No Spin Zone!"
Asia / Pacific
Are Social Sciences Inevitably Pseudo-Sciences?
Social science is a science unlike natural science. There are no constant variables and no way to conduct the experiments with accuracy. To some extent social science may even be considered a pseudo-science. With no specific grounds to base the...
Philosophy of Science
Topic Question: ‘In what sense do you think International Business Studies (IBS) is scientific or not scientific? Illustrate your point of view with a case from International Business Studies.’
In this essay we will first elaborate on the early economists and...
judgments, affixing the repercussions of them onto
our lives. And, in light of this reason, Masonry is the art of pursuit, the method of discovery, the
science of integrating, in speculation and in practice, these laws of the essential relationships
established between truth and human intelligence. Where...
Discover Who They Are!
Man, as spiritual well being, has been left to the mercy of outer circumstances, and is on the way to becoming a destroyer of his own constructions. It is therefore, possible to conceive a universal movement for human reconstruction, which follows a single path. Its sole...
Oppenheimer exclaimed from the Bhagavad-gita, after the explosion of the atom bomb, “Time I am, the great destroyer.” Albert Einstein says, “Science without religion is blind and religion without science is lame.” Similarly the great Indian mathematician Srinivas Ramanujan exclaimed, “An equation for me has...
In Western society, on the other hand, something completely different has been created, what Foucault calls "Scientia sexualis", the science of sexuality. It is originally (17th century) based on a phenomenon diametrically opposed to Ars erotica: the confession. It is not just a question...
We have a proliferation of Christian religions and their names are many: Anglican, Assembly of God, Baptist, Catholic, Charismatic, Christian Science, Church of Christ, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Episcopal, Evangelical, Jehovah's Witnesses, Lutheran, Methodist, Mormon, Nazarene...
Class of 2001 and Sebastian Nilsson, Class of 2004
2. Analyze the ways in which European monarchs used both the arts and the sciences to enhance state power in the period circa 1500–1800. (Group A 2010 North A.)
3. Analyze the various Protestant views of the relationship between...
trimurti. He is the protector of the Universe.
Brahma and Shiva are the two other Gods. Brahma is the creator of the universe and
Shiva is the destroyer. Vishnu's worshippers consider him the greatest of all the Gods.
and regard the other gods as lesser or demi gods.
Vishnu is represented blue...
Science[nb 1] is a systematic enterprise that builds and organizes knowledge in the form of testable explanations and predictions about the universe.[nb 2] In an older and closely related meaning, "science" also refers to this body of knowledge itself, of the type that can be rationally explained and...
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The Ancient Library of Alexandria, an early form of information storage and retrieval.
Information science (or information studies) is an interdisciplinary field primarily concerned with the analysis, collection, classification...
Memorable man in science
In this issue we will be highlighting one of the rare scientists that didn’t only make a scientific impact, but also a very big political one; Robbert J. Oppenheimer.
“Now I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds.” Solemn words spoken by Oppenheimer in an interview...
until the rise of modern science, which began to question this accepted world-view. Was the world created in six days as the Bible says? Did God create human beings from the dust of the earth? Scientific investigation seemed to suggest that this was not the case and, as science developed its investigative...
Crowley — and so too, at one time, did Scientology founder L. Ron Hubbard. Robert Openheimer famously quoted Vedic scripture (“Now I am become death, destroyer of worlds”) when he witnessed the first atomic bomb blast. But in the context of figures like Besant and Leadbeater, Oppenheimer’s fascination with...
he deprecated every approach to violence.
In 1793, while the French Revolution was in full swing, Godwin published his great work on political science, Enquiry concerning Political Justice, and its Influence on General Virtue and Happiness. The first part of this book was largely a recap of Edmund...
water and milk. Brahma is often depicted as having long white beard, with each of his heads reciting the four Vedas.
Shiva: Shiva is known as the destroyer he is the bringer of death and disease and is also known as the man slayer. Hindus believe his powers of destruction and recreation are used even...
Hindus is as the “Trimurti”. This is three different Gods who represent the great gods and they are Brahma, the creator, Vishnu, the Preserver and Shiva, the destroyer and re-creator. Of all three, Vishnu and Shiva are mostly worshiped of all Hindus. Vishnu is referred in scriptures to be the luckiest...
in 1961 (science fiction's highest award). It is brilliant, dense with significance, and provocative.
In Canticle, one of the continuing threads is provided by a monastic order, the Albertian Order of Leibowitz, so there is an irony in the fact that the author also had been a destroyer of the most...
Pacific. Vice-Adm Nagumo commanded the fleet carriers "Akagi", "Hiryu", "Kaga", "Soryu", "Shokaku" and "Zuikaku", plus two battleships, cruisers and destroyers.
Britain's limited naval deterrent to Japanese expansion, capital ships "Prince of Wales" and "Repulse" met at Colombo, Ceylon on the 28th, en...
were two of history’s most influential theorists. While both of these classical theorists played a significant role in the development of social science, their views on social issues differed greatly.
Emile Durkheim was the first sociologist in France to hold an academic post. Much of his career...
liberated souls who have attained Moksha. Vaikuntha is situated beyond the material universe and hence, cannot be perceived or measured by material science or logic. Vishnu's other abode within the material universe is Ksheera Sagara (the ocean of milk), where he reclines and rests on Ananta Shesha...
worshippers of Vishnu the preserver, Shiva the destroyer, and the Mother Goddess. Vishnu, also paged Narayana, secures the universe and saves humans from disasters and oppression. He produces arrivals on Earth through his incarnations. Shiva is the destroyer, creator, and preserver, according to his avid...
makes us the reader, aware that he is addressing more than a pile of decaying leaves. In the closing of section 1, Shelly makes the claim of “Destroyer and Preserver; hear, O hear” (14) which we know from the footnotes he is speaking of Hindu gods, one could perceive this as when the human race realizes...
are not logical or that we can’t explain everything. I suppose it’s quite typical way of thinking for ordinary people, who believe just reality and science so they were rather saying: ‘He’s genetic throwback.’ Usually they called him in their minds: monster, the enemy, alien, poor little beast or Neanderthal...
possible, The ode to the West Wind was mainly conceived in a wood on the edge of Arno, near Florence.
The poet speaks of the West Winds a 'destroyer' and a 'preserver'. The wing ensures the regular cycle of seasons and the poem brings out, through this, the theme of regeneration. Shelley believes that death...
the poet seems to view the wind as a reviver, a spirit that blows life back into things. This has been suggested before in the first canto “destroyer AND preserver”. In this case the wind woke up the Mediterranean, possibly by creating waves.
are believed to be preeminent, and are widely recognized. Four in particular are of major importance:
Brahma-- the creator
Vishnu-- the preserver
Shiva-- the destroyer
Kali/Durga/Parvati-- the goddess in three incarnations: death and destruction, maiden, and mother.
The sacred writings of Hinduism - the...
How did the world begin? Religion or science?
The ultimate question
That is a tough question that every human is asked at least once in their life time. Religious groups and scientists around the world and throughout history try to answer this question.
Where did the world come from?
Where did this...
small, elite crew. The Eldridge was lined, stem to stern, with electrical conduit which was intended to charge the magnetic field around the small destroyer, rendering it invisible to radar. Eyewitness testimony claims that instead, a green fog surrounded the vessel and then disappeared along with the...
water tables and drying wells the world over. (Mohr) As one Newsweek writer aptly put it, “The water that goes into a 1000 pound steer would float a destroyer”. With the whole of the land-dwelling biosphere desperately needing water, is it appropriate for this practice to continue?
was a schoolmaster and his mother was a suffragette. His parents had wanted him to study science, until the second year of college. However, after his second year of college, he abandoned the study of science for English literature. He wrote poetry and worked in amateur theater for a while before...
Blade Runner essay
Science Fiction films are concerned with the dangers rather than the
benefits of science and technology. Discuss one or two Science Fiction
films which explore this theme and its implications
Ridley Scott’s “Blade Runner” illustrates the fact that Science Fiction films are frequently...
life" (Tet, p.214). This is a kind of sublime authority which has an infinite rule over the worldly substances: Shellean west wind is both "Destroyer and Preserver" (WW, 676/14) which is responsible not only for the deadly manifestations of autumn, but also for the coming of lively spring ("until thine...
polytheistic religion and Buddhism is an atheistic religion. While Hinduists believed in three
gods: Brahma, the creator god, Vishnu, the preserver god and Shiva, the destroyer god,
Buddhists thought that belief in a god was not necessary and that it was an unneeded
attachment. This resulted in different beliefs of life after death...