Very deep, and I can tell this is a book I will be reading over and over already.
A beautiful book that takes vast, complex subjects and distills them down to their essence in language that's understandable and inspiring.
I highly recommend this book to anyone who wishes to appreciate the poetry and awe of science.
Dr. Ursula Goodenough aptly named her book, The Sacred Depths of Nature. Her view of Nature as sacred has brought to the front and center the notion that the emotional aspects of... Read morePublished 5 hours ago by Benjamin Godfrey
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This book is very science-based and way beyond my total understanding, but the science gave a different perspective that was quite interesting to me. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Lana
I was expecting much more from this book - I was not really interested in the fact that the authors Christian beliefs or how she attempts to tie them into her science based... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Amira
I have owned this book for at least ten years. I like it so much that I put it on my Kindle so that it travels with me. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Susan J. Parr
I absolutely love this book. I recommend it to those who think that science takes all the awe and wonder out of understanding nature. Nothing could be further from the truth. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Alice Sanvito, Licensed Massage Therapist
In her introduction, Ursula says that the goal of her book is to present an accessible account of our scientific understanding of Nature and then suggest ways that this account... Read morePublished 9 months ago by John Turnbull
What a beautiful book. The clearest discussion of evolution possible, followed by sections on the sacred nature of emergent qualities. The writing on religion is poetic. Read morePublished 10 months ago by S.T. Campagna-Pinto
Author declares herself to be an agnostic. She is a knowledgeable biologist. As she spells out the biological unfolding of the earth and then offers her own perspective, you meet... Read morePublished 13 months ago by John D. Kidd