By Stephen D. Unwin
Does God exist?
This is without doubt one of the such a lot debated query within the heritage of mankind. students, scientists, and philosophers have spent their lifetimes attempting to turn out or disprove the lifestyles of God, purely to have their theories crucified by means of different students, scientists, and philosophers. the place the talk breaks down is within the ambiguities and colloquialisms of language. yet, by utilizing a common, unambiguous language—namely, mathematics—can this query ultimately be spoke back definitively? That’s what Dr. Stephen Unwin makes an attempt to do during this riveting, available, and witty e-book, The likelihood of God.
At its center, this groundbreaking booklet unearths how a math equation built greater than 2 hundred years in the past by way of famous ecu thinker Thomas Bayes can be utilized to calculate the likelihood that God exists. The equation itself is way extra advanced than an easy coin toss (heads, He’s up there working the exhibit; tails, He’s not). but Dr. Unwin writes with a readability that makes his mathematical evidence effortless for even the nonmathematician to appreciate and a verve that makes his publication a satisfaction to learn. major you rigorously via every one step in his argument, he demonstrates in spite of everything that God does certainly exist.
Whether you’re a religious believer and believe Dr. Unwin’s facts or are uncertain approximately all issues divine, you will discover this provocative publication enlightening and engaging.
“One of the main cutting edge works [in the technology and faith flow] is The likelihood of God...An wonderful workout in thinking.”—Michael Shermer, Scientific American
“Unwin’s ebook [is] peppered with wry, self-deprecating humor that makes the scienti?c discussions extra accessible...Spiritually inspiring.”--Chicago sunlight Times
“A pleasantly breezy account of a few complex issues really worth studying about.”--Philadelphia Inquirer
“One of the easiest issues concerning the booklet is its humor.”--Cleveland simple Dealer
“In a ebook that's unusually lighthearted and humorous, Unwin manages to pack in loads of evidence approximately technology and philosophy.”--Salt Lake Tribune