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Can the study of free will help to promote dialogue between the "new Atheists" and people of faith? Antoine Suarez, a Swiss quantum physicist, philosopher, and bioethicist, says that it can. Suarez is the co-editor, along with Peter Adams (founding member of the Thomas More Institute in London), of the recently p...read more
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Benedict XVI spent a leisurely hour with the Jesuit scientists who staff the Vatican Observatory, giving his papal blessing to their new headquarters, which the director says symbolize the …read more
On the 40th anniversary of mankind's first moonwalk, the Vatican spokesman is acknowledging the event's lesson about the value of human genius when it is aware of its limits. Jesuit Father …read more
A new edition of the investigations into the Galileo case has been released by the Vatican Secret Archives. The volume, "I ducomenti vaticani del processo di Galileo Galilei” (Vatican …read more
A renovated convent in Albano, Italy, is the new home of the Vatican Observatory -- a change that will give the Jesuits who work there better living and working space, and better accommodate …read more