Richard Porter Shares Views on Science and Spirituality

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Richard Porter shares views on science and spirituality

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The book is relevant today because it combines a hard look at cutting-edge issues in science

In his new book, “Power in the Blood: Biology as Key to Joining Philosophy, Faith and Science” (published by iUniverse), Richard Porter shares a fresh perspective as he examines the connections between science and spirituality, integrating the latest findings in science with the ancient and traditional knowledge of religion by exploring complicated biological realities drawn from his extensive research.

“Power in the Blood” delves into the topics of biology, evolution and the metaphysical aspect of nature, he offers ideas for the pursuit of inquisitive journeys into self-awareness, human consciousness, and as Porter explains, the truth. The author carefully scrutinizes and provides personal insight into bio-existentialism, the cosmos, mind fields and X-factors, the magnum mysterium, post-Darwinian evolution and axiomatic authenticity.

Written for a broad audience with adventurous and open minds, “Power in the Blood” presents a unique exploration of biological evolution and provides fresh insight into what it means to be human.

“The book is relevant today because it combines a hard look at cutting-edge issues in science,” Porter explains, “chiefly the many outstanding mysteries of biology and evolution, with discussion of timeless questions that have haunted the human mind from time immemorial, and are no less vital today toward human understanding than ever in the past.”

Power in the Blood
By Richard Porter
Hardcover | 5.5 x 8.5 in | 348 pages | ISBN 9781450229531
Softcover | 5.5 x 8.5 in | 348 pages | ISBN 9781450229517
E-Book | 348 pages | ISBN 9781450229524
Available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble

About the Author
Richard Porter is a 72-year-old author who was raised in New York by upper-middle class parents. Members of the arts community, they helped nurture his early cultural development and appreciation of the natural world. Porter has written a few as yet unpublished non-fiction works including The Fullness of Creation, The Measure of Meaning, Paragraffiti,' and 'SIMONE SAYS,' a science-fiction novel.

iUniverse, an Author Solutions, Inc. self-publishing imprint, is the leading book marketing, editorial services, and supported self-publishing provider. iUniverse has a strategic alliance with Indigo Books & Music, Inc. in Canada, and titles accepted into the iUniverse Rising Star program are featured in a special collection on iUniverse recognizes excellence in book publishing through the Star, Reader’s Choice, Rising Star and Editor’s Choice designations – self-publishing’s only such awards program. Headquartered in Bloomington, Ind., iUniverse also operates offices in Indianapolis. For more information or to publish a book, please visit or call 1-800-AUTHORS. For the latest, follow @iuniversebooks on Twitter.

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