The Behemoth is a small magazine about a big God and his big world. From the editors of Christianity Today, this ad-free, digital biweekly aims to help people behold the glory of God all around them, in the worlds of science, history, theology, medicine, sociology, Bible, and personal narrative.

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Previous Issues

Issue 55 / August 18, 2016

  1. Editor’s Note

    Issue 55: Seeking silences, Yellowstone's extreme life, and the ironies of wildfire. /

  2. Traveling into Silence

    A journey into two of the quietest places on earth. /

  3. Life in the Cauldron

    Meet the hearty tenants of Yellowstone’s deadly hot springs. /

  4. Wildfire’s Dangerous Renewal

    Awe and lessons from Peshtigo, Yellowstone, and Fort McMurray. /

  5. Christ as a Gardner

    “I never noticed it until they died.” /

  6. Wonder on the Web

    Issue 55: Links to amazing stuff.

Issue 54 / August 4, 2016

  1. Editor’s Note

    Issue 54: Antarctic ice, Alaskan bears, running mysteries, and wild babies. /

  2. The Last Desert

    Pilgrimages on Antarctica’s wild ice. /

  3. His Hand Feeds Us Both

    Thoughts on bears from an Alaska fisherwoman. /

  4. What It Takes to Run

    The saying about running as “a controlled fall” is deeply true. /

  5. Aw and Wonder in the Baby Animal Kingdom

    A photographer looks at the wild’s cute, tiny, and vulnerable. /

  6. Wonder on the Web

    Issue 54: Links to amazing stuff.

Issue 53 / July 21, 2016

  1. Editor’s Note

    Issue 53: Our drone-themed issue is abuzz with music, planes, and bees. /

  2. The Pitch Goes On

    My experiment with timeless, unchanging drone music. /

  3. Mapping the Matterhorn

    A six-hour 3D modeling of the Alps’ most famous peak is one way drone planes are being beaten into plowshares. /

  4. The Curious Case of Lazy Bees

    What drone males really do all day. /

  5. Beautiful Drone Photos

    The world through the lenses of quadcopters and other unmanned remote aircraft.

  6. Wonder on the Web

    Issue 53: Links to amazing stuff.

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