Nature FAQs:

Q: Is nature a large part of science?

A: Yes.

Q: Is nature disproportionately large?

A: Yes.

Q: Is nature explained only by natural causes?

A: Yes, and without assuming either the existence or non-existence of the supernatural.

Q: Is nature derived from the Latin word natura, or "essential qualities, innate disposition", and in ancient times, literally meant "birth"?

A: Yes, Natura is a Latin translation of the Greek word physis , which originally related to the intrinsic characteristics that plants, animals, and other features of the world develop of their own accord.

Q: Is nature that the perfect is implied through perfect mathematical forms and more generally by patterns in nature?

A: Yes.