Monthly Archives: March 2016

The Dark Side of Certainty: Jacob Bronowski on the Spirit of Science and What Auschwitz Teaches Us About Our Compulsion for Control – Brain Pickings

I have been thinking recently about Jacob Bronowski’s Ascent of Man particularly the programme titled, “Knowledge or certainty”. The prompt was a series of posts on by Drs Siouxsie Wiles and Ken Perrott ( and My views are … Continue reading

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