Events

Gilder Fellows Virtual Seminar

Date
July
07
Jul
23
23
2020
Time
09:00:00
Locale
Seattle, WA
Venue
Online Event
The Gilder Fellows Seminar is an intimate study experience with Discovery Institute Fellows in Seattle, Washington, in July 2020. At the Gilder Fellows Seminar, you’ll have the chance to interact with scholars George Gilder, Michael Medved, Jay Richards, John West, and others. Learn More ›

The CSC Seminar on Intelligent Design in the Natural Sciences

Date
July
07
Jul
10
10
2020
Locale
Seattle, WA
The CSC Seminar on Intelligent Design in the Natural Sciences will prepare students to make research contributions advancing the growing science of intelligent design (ID). The seminar will explore cutting-edge ID work in fields such as molecular biology, biochemistry, embryology, developmental biology, paleontology, computational biology, ID-theoretic mathematics, cosmology, physics, and the history and philosophy of science. Learn More ›

The Human Face of Poverty

Online Lecture with Author Chris Arnade
Date
May
05
May
28
28
2020
Time
12:00:00
Locale
Online Event
Venue
Zoom
Please join us Thursday, May 28 at 12pm PST for an online lecture featuring Chris Arnade, author of Dignity: Seeking Respect in Back Row America. Discovery Institute's Christopher F. Rufo will interview Arnade about the dynamics of American poverty, his long road trips through America's "forgotten cities," and the political dimension of anti-poverty policy. Learn More ›

ISI Webinar on Science, Scientism, and Society

Date
May
05
May
16
16
2020
Venue
Online Event
From artificial intelligence to mandatory stay-at-home orders and everything in-between, what role should scientists — and their modern approach to scientific investigation — play in the critical decisions that we must make on such controversial issues? Learn More ›

Homelessness, Compassion, and COVID-19

Date
April
04
Apr
30
30
2020
Time
16:30:00
Locale
Online Event
Venue
Zoom Webinar
Join us for an online webinar with Christopher Rufo, Discovery Institute's new Director for the Center on Wealth and Poverty, and learn about the root causes of the homeless crisis as well as what our response to the coronavirus pandemic reveals about the Left-Right divide. Learn More ›

Whale of an Evolution Tale

Online Premiere of Long Story Short: Whale Evolution
Date
April
04
Apr
23
23
2020
Locale
Online Event
Venue
Online
Join us for the live, online premiere of the new video Whale of an Evolution Tale, the latest in the Long Story Short series of videos. Immediately following the video we’ll have a live Q&A about whale evolution with biologists Jonathan Wells and Richard Sternberg. Learn More ›

Design & Designer: The Convergence of Science & Theology

Date
April
04
Apr
3
03
2020
Locale
Greater Philadelphia, PA
Given enough time, can bacteria mutate into insects by chance? Can random mutations account for the existence of butterflies and whales and platypuses? What about the origin of the universe or the origin of man's ability to reason? Come and hear scientists and scholars discuss the limitations of chance and the abundant testimonies to design, as they come to realization from physics to proteins. Learn More ›