New: Online Encyclopedia Philosophy of Nature

[Marcel Odenbach, “You Can’t See the Forest for the Trees”] The encyclopedia is sponsored by the Protestant Institute for Interdisciplinary Research (FEST) in Heidelberg. FEST’s mission emphasizes “sustainable development [and] religion and culture,” and “dialogue between theology and the social sciences,…

The Ocean and the Meaning of Life

On all these shores there are echoes of past and future: of the flow of time, obliterating yet containing all that has gone before; of the sea’s eternal rhythms — the tides, the beat of surf, the pressing rivers of…