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Articles of Historical Interest: A Collection of Scientific Interdisciplinary Literature

(alphabetically listed by author)

A. Aspect, P. Grangier, G. Roger, "Experimental Realization of Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen-Bohm Gedankenexperiment: A New Violation of Bell's Inequalities"
Physical Review Letters, July 1982, Vol. 42, No. 2, 91-94.
F. J. Ayala, "Teleological Explanations in Evolutionary Biology"
Philosophy of Science, 37 (1970), No. 1, 1-15
J. S. Bell, "On The Einstein Podolsky Rosen Paradox"
Physics (1964), Vol. 1, No. 3, 195-200.
S. Carnot, "Réflexions sur la puissance motrice du feu et sur le machines propes à développer cette puissance"
Annales scientifiques de l'É.N.S. 2° série. tome 1 (1872), 393-457.
E. B. Davis, "Prophet of Science—Part Two: Arthur Holly Compton on Science, Freedom, Religion, and Morality"
Perspectives on Science and Christian Faith, September 2009, Vol. 61, No. 3, 175-190
Theodosius Dobzhansky, M. F. Ashley Montagu, "Natural Selection and the Mental Capacities of Mankind"
Science, 106 (1947), 587-590.
Theodosius Dobzhansky, "Nothing in Biology Makes Sense except in the Light of Evolution"
The American Biology Teacher, 35 (1973), No. 3, 125-129.
Albert Einstein, B. Podolsky, N. Rosen, "Can Quantum-Mechanical Description of Physical Reality Be Considered Complete?"
Physical Review (1935), Vol. 47, 777-780
M.W. Feldman, L.L. Cavalli-Sforza, "Cultural and Biological Evolutionary Processes, Selection for a Trait under Complex Transmission"
Theoretical Population Biology 9 (1976), 238-259.
G. Frege, "Sense and Reference"
The Philosophical Review, May 1948, Vol. 57, No. 3, 209-230 (German Original 1892).
S.J. Gould, E.S. Vrba, "Exaptation— a missing term in the science of form"
Paleobiology, 8 (1982), No. 1, 4-15
R. B. Laughlin, D. Pines, J. Schmalian, B.o P. Stojković, P. Wolynes, "The middle way"
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 97 (2000), No. 1, 32-37.
M. A. Nowak, "Five Rules for the Evolution of Cooperation"
Science, December 8, 2006
W. V. Quine, Two Dogmas of Empiricism
The Philosophical Review, January 1951, Vol. 60, No. 1, 20-43
Richard Rudner, "The Scientist qua Scientist makes Value Judgments"
Philosophy of Science 20 (1953), 1-6
Charles Hard Townes, "The Convergence of Science and Religion"
IBM's Think, April 1, 1966, Vol. 32, No. 2, 2-7
A. Traulsen, M. A. Nowak, "Evolution of cooperation by multilevel selection"
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 103 (2006), No. 29, 10952-10955
Alan Mathison Turing, "Computing Machinery and Intelligence"
Mind 59 (1950), 433-460
C. H. Waddington, "Genetic Assimilation of an Acquired Character"
Evolution, (June 1953), Vol. 7, No. 2, 118-126
J.D. Watson, F.H. C. Crick, "Molecular Structure of Nucleic Acids"
Nature, April 25, 1953, No. 4356, 737.
A. C. Wilson, "The Molecular Basis of Evolution"
Scientific American, October 1985, Vol. 253, No. 4, 164-173

Articles from the Press

"I, It, Thou" by Peter J. Leithart
First Things, March 23, 2018
"Thinking differently about science and religion", by T. McLeish
Physics Today, 71, n. 2 (2018), pp. 10-12.
"School daze", Editorial
Nature, March 8, 2017
"Science in the age of selfies", by Donald Geman and Stuart Geman
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, August 23, 2016
"Come together", Editorial
Nature, January 7, 2016
"The end of the University", by Roger Scruton
First Things, April 19, 2015
"What scares the new atheists", by John Gray
The Guardian, March 3, 2015
"Science Increasingly Makes the Case for God", by Eric Metaxas
The Wall Street Journal, December 25, 2014
"Scientific Pride and Prejudice", by Gray Matter
The New York Times, January 31, 2014
"Are we alone in the Universe?", by Paul Davies
The New York Times, November 25, 2013
"The Christian Intellectual", by R.R. Reno
First Things, November 2013
"Why Is There Anything at All?", by Edward Feser
First Things - On the Square, October 4, 2013
"Can Science Lead to Faith?", by Gary Marcus
The New Yorker, April 26, 2013
"The Life of Pi, and Other Infinities", by Natalie Anger
The New York Times, December 31, 2012
"Chance, by Design", by Stephen M. Barr
First Things, December 2012
"The Truth wears off", by Jonah Lehrer
The New Yorker, December 13, 2010
"Nicola Cabibbo (1935-2010) Obituary", Editorial
Nature Physics 6 , 633 (september 2010)
"Cogito Ergo Sum by MRI", by Allan H. Ropper, M.D.
The New England Journal of Medicine, February 2010
"The Very Idea of a University: Aristotle, Newman and Us", by Alasdair MacIntyre
British Journal of Educational Studies, 57 (2009), 347-362
"Making Automation Work", by Samuel Greengard
Communications of the ACM, 52 (2009), 18-19
"Are you an honest scientist?", by Bruce Charlton
Medical Hypotheses, 73 (2009), 633-635
"Laws of Nature, Source Unknown", by Dennis Overbye
New York Times, December 18, 2007
"Taking Science on Faith", by Paul Davies
The New York Times, November 24, 2007
"What is a miracle?", by D.P. Sulmasy
Southern Medical Journal, 100 (2007), 1223-1228