TITLE

MYSTICISM VS. METEOROLOGY: DO PRAY-FOR-SNOW RITUALS WORK?

AUTHOR(S)
Heard, Alex
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Skiing;Nov2008, Vol. 61 Issue 3, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a discussion between Alex Heard, a mystic believer, and Casey Flynn, a field technician for a weather observation program, on the role of mysticism and science in bringing and predicting snowfall. Heard says that his pray for snow ritual does work and if there is no evidence in support of it then at the same time there is no evidence against it. On the other hand Flynn says that anybody can predict snow fall in the winters and it has nothing to do with any mystic ritual.
ACCESSION #
35104014

 

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