Mystery of the Cosmological Constants: Evidence for the Existence of God?
Yes: Walter Bradley
No: Randy Isaac
ASA Fellows Walter Bradley and Randy Isaac discussed the implications of the amazing precision of the cosmological constants.
Friday Oct 2, 2015 7:00PM to 9:30PM at the Thirsty Ear pub at MIT
1. ASA Fellow Craig Story introduced the topic and Walter Bradley who gave the opening talk. The audio file is here and his slides can be seen here. This photo shows Walter starting his presentation.
2. Then Craig introduced Randy Isaac who gave a response. His audio file is here and the photo during his presentation.
3. Finally, there was a half-hour of Q&A which you can hear here and see them in action.
Douglas Lauffenburger, chair of bioengineering at MIT
The God of Ebola? Faith, Science, and Sickness
Lucas Mix, priest and evolutionary biologist, led a discussion on the place of Ebola in creation. How do we think about natural dangers?
Copy of slides March 6, 2015
WHAT IS LIFE?
Lucas Mix talks about the definition of life
ON THE NATURE OF SCIENCE
Owen Gingerich presents three lectures. Note: The book based on these lectures is now available from Harvard University Press.