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Episode 18 – The Cambrian Explosion, The Miracles of Jesus, and The Limits of Human Knowledge

For this week's Ask Science Mike, we address the following questions: Does the Cambrian Explosion undermine Evolution? Are we reaching the limits of human knowledge and what does that mean for theology? Did Jesus actually perform miracles? How do I deal with bitterness toward traditional Christians?

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Belong: an event by The Liturgists

Here are some resources on each answer if you'd like to dig deeper.

Q1: Does the Cambrian Explosion undermine Evolution?

Berkeley on the Cambrian Explosion

Biologos on the Cambrian Explosion

Q2: Are we reaching the limits of human knowledge and what does that mean for theology?

Memory Capacity of Human Brains

Q3: Did Jesus actually perform miracles?

Sunday, The Liturgists

Q4: How do I deal with bitterness toward traditional Christians?

When the Past Hurts, mikemchargue.com

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Episode 10 - Sanctification, Miracles, and the Science of Why Jesus Told Stories

For this week's Ask Science Mike, we address the following questions: What’s your take on miracles? What’s the science behind storytelling and why did Jesus use storytelling in his teachings? Does modern cosmology and the Theory of Everything prove God exists? What are your thoughts on the process of sanctification?

You're in charge of this program. All you have to do is submit a question using #asksciencemike on Twitter, YouTube, or Soundcloud. You can also submit questions anonymously on asksciencemike.com.

The easiest way to get new episodes is to subscribe on iTunes here

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Here are some resources on each answer if you'd like to dig deeper.

Q1: What’s your take on miracles? How do we know the laws of physics are binding in the future?

Why light speed is a constant.

Q2: What’s the science behind storytelling? Why did Jesus use storytelling in his teachings?

The Storytelling Animal: How Stories Make Us Human, Jonathan Gottschall

Q3: Does modern cosmology and the Theory of Everything prove God exists?

The God of Physics, mikemchargue.com

For the Doubters, gungormusic.com

Q4: What are your thoughts on the process of sanctification?

What is sanctification?

Three Views on Sanctification.

Ask Science Mike is produced by Gregg Nordin.

The Ask Science Mike theme song was written, performed, and recorded by Jeb Bodiford.  If you need original podcast music, he's your guy.

You've got questions, he's got answers.
Even though we may not understand he'll talk anyway.
You've got problems, he won't solve them,
But he'll talk and talk and talk until he's blue in the face.
Science, faith, and life - Ask Science Mike.