“Rupert Sheldrake and Mark Vernon discuss how the communication of science routinely exploits notions of wonder and beauty, and what this might tell us about how science opens onto wider dimensions of reality. Does science fiction similarly suggest that science is grappling with aspects of reality that it can’t itself contain? Why is the experience of wonder and, further, the so-called supernatural so popular with the public? What is the hidden metaphysics embedded in popular science, and so perhaps in science itself?”
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The magazine is out with its ninth annual list of the greatest inventions of the year including a frying pan that uses bluetooth and a smart phone app. Popular Science executive editor Jennifer Bogo joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss the high-tech innovations.