The arena of science and religion shows no signs of emptying, rather the crowds continue to pour onto the terraces to admire and cheer on their particular heroes. Far from running out of steam, if anything discussion and debate are continuing to intensify. And it is not difficult to see why. Be it the spectacular images from deep space or the mounting alarm about global warming, it is clear that science can not only inspire but also terrify. Add to this such questions as the ‘wisdom’ of genetic engineering and nano-technology, and it is easy to see why discussion, debate...

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