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- Do not so much answer questions as meditate on the implications that past and present events and discoveries may have for our attitude to life and the world we live in.
- Look at some of the more difficult questions on a variety of issues - not to offer definitive answers; but point out alternative perspectives that could resolve the issue. Though sometimes these may open up even more questions ...