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David Montgomery — Reading the Rocks: Flood Stories and Deep Time

Thursday, August 01, 2013

David Montgomery reads rocks for a living, and he reveals the fascinating interplay between sacred stories and the stories landscapes proclaim across the ages. He set out to debunk Noah’s Flood, and instead found a richer and more interesting history.

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[Unedited] David Montgomery with Krista Tippett

Thursday, August 01, 2013

David Montgomery reads rocks for a living, and he reveals the fascinating interplay between sacred stories and the stories landscapes proclaim across the ages. He set out to debunk Noah’s Flood, and instead found a richer and more interesting history.

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Xavier Le Pichon — Fragility and the Evolution of Our Humanity [remix]

Thursday, August 16, 2012

Xavier Le Pichon, one of the world's leading geophysicists, helped create the field of plate tectonics. A devout Catholic and spiritual thinker, he has come to think of caring attention to weakness as an essential quality that allowed humanity to evolve.

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[Unedited] Xavier Le Pichon with Krista Tippett

Thursday, August 16, 2012

Xavier Le Pichon, one of the world's leading geophysicists, helped create the field of plate tectonics. A devout Catholic and spiritual thinker, he has come to think of caring attention to weakness as an essential quality that allowed humanity to evolve.

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