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Review: The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark

User Review  - Scott - Goodreads

I was late in the game reading this, so much of it is a "review" for me. It is, however, the definitive introduction for anyone looking to understand the Skeptical movement. Read full review

Review: The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark

User Review  - Tulpesh Patel - Goodreads

Covering, among many other things, aliens, psychics, witch burning, religion, astronomy, UFOs and military secrecy, with the thread of Carl Sagan's love of science and the powers of rational ... Read full review

Review: The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark

User Review  - Paulette - Goodreads

I thoroughly enjoyed the book but I have giving it 4 stars instead of 5 because I feel Sagan spent the first half of the book talking too much about aliens. There are a few sections of the book where ... Read full review

Review: The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark

User Review  - Ryan Ha - Goodreads

Excellent as always with Sagan, but a little more repetitive than I would've liked. Read full review

Review: The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark

User Review  - Robopuppy - Goodreads

Despite its faults, The Demon-Haunted World is an entertaining and inspiring book. Sagan's passionate defense of the methods of science and equally passionate attacks on pseudoscience and antiscience ... Read full review

Review: The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark

User Review  - Potamus Hyper - Goodreads

I have had some supernatural experiences but I still appreciate Sagan's book for developing critical thinking! I think so-called magic can just be scientific phenomena that hasn't been explained yet (probably due to religious bias, etc.) Read full review

Review: The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark

User Review  - Mark - Goodreads

A bit piecemeal, as it is a collection of pieces, and not a solid argument all the way through. But still an earnest, passionate plea for reason against unreason. You will benefit from reading this. A few good stories, too. Read full review

Review: The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark

User Review  - Patrik Eriksson - Goodreads

Necessary. Brilliant. Read full review

Review: The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark

User Review  - Michael Kotsarinis - Goodreads

Very insightful. Should be read by anyone interested in the advancement of science. Read full review

Review: The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark

User Review  - Bethany - Goodreads

"Pseudoscience is dangerous! Scientists are the good guys! Pay attention, be creative, stay skeptical!" Read full review


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