On Being Blog
An enigmatic history flow diagram tracking the editing path of the term "evolution."
A found image adds a layer to the relationship between Darwin's theory and religion.
A Buddhist teacher provides methods for coping with uncertainty, and our senior editor finds community and respite in music.
"I think the downtown artistic community is realizing we don’t really have the option of dismissing [evangelical Christianity] anymore. This is a force in our world."
We probed a bit deeper into the musical affections of a "well-ordered" novelist — tastes that include Beethoven, Chopin, and Puccini but also Van Halen and Def Leppard. A light-hearted fiesta of conversation and sound.