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June 3-5, Discussion on the Theme of Light, from the Perspective of Science, Philosophy, Theology, Art and Even Magic
This report was contributed by Alessandro de Vecchi. The wide and complex theme of light, from an interdisciplinary perspective, bringing together science, philosophy, theology and even magic. This is the ambitious goal of Fiat Lux – Let there be Light, an international Conference that will take place June 3-4 i...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