Kuruvilla Pandikattu
The writer is a professor of science and religion
My Stories
Give science and religion their due With some frequency, we read or hear of the notion that it is somehow unscientific to believe in god and to seek his guidance in making the most of our lives.
Conservation of nature & religion Religious experiences have been intimately linked with nature.
Tech is but a tool, digital era or not Does our digital world make us make happier? We tend to accept that technology will always be a mixed bag and we have to take the bad with the good, writes journalist Kira M Newman in Yes!
How to understand each other better How do we understand and encounter people? But how can we be sure if our audiences understand what we’re trying to convey?
Power demands its price, too An epoch breaking book written by Israeli author professor Yuval Noah Harari from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.
Science is the new kind of activism An estimated 40,000 scientists and their supporters descended on Columbus Drive, Chicago, on Earth Day, April 22, 2017 to stand up for scientific research, which is under siege today.
How to cultivate compassion Imagine the scenario of a fire alarm goes off We zig-zag our way through the corridors, avoiding explosions and walking through clouds of black smoke.
The forgotten hero of science & religion Young students of science will recognise Albert Einstein, Isaac Newton, Galileo Galilei, Charles Darwin, Marie Curie, or Gregor Mendel. But most of them have no idea of Georges Lemaître .
Resurrection: God on the hook As the Christians celebrated their greatest feast, it is useful to dwell on the meaning of the resurrection of Jesus.
Existential meaning of one’s suffering As the Christians celebrate the death of Jesus on the cross this week, it is insightful to dwell on the meaning of human suffering today.