A Review of Science Uprising
Materialism, the philosophical belief that matter and energy and the laws by which they operate are the fundamental reality, is the assumed picture of reality in our culture, especially in academia and the natural sciences. But no one really lives as if materialism were true. Most people believe that non-material things like compassion, ideas, meaning, joy, and sorrow are also real, as much a part of reality as our physical bodies. If we believe these things are real, does that make us anti-science? According to some celebrity science popularizers, it does.
But what if it’s actually materialism that is anti-science? That is the question at the heart of Science Uprising, an edgy series of short videos (each 6–8...
has a BS in Computer Science and worked as a software engineer with IBM until she hopped off the career track to be a full-time mom. She lives in Indianapolis, IN, and writes on apologetics and matters of faith.This article originally appeared in Salvo, Issue #50, Fall 2019 Copyright © 2020 Salvo | www.salvomag.com https://salvomag.com/article/salvo50/the-great-unmasking