August 9th, 2003

Nicodemus

Anthro Agnosticism Analogy

A nice little piece by Carl Sagan that I just stumbled upon. This is a short excerpt from "The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark", slightly reformatted and trimmed.

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I hadn't seen this piece before but I really like it. It's a very effective analogy and bears remarkable resemblance to my own religious views. I am not here to try to disprove the dragon's presence, but I'm certainly not convinced until it has been proven conclusively. As such, the dragon has thus far been very elusive indeed.
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