Events

Springtime for Israel

How Israel's Rise Reshapes Mideast Geopolitics
Date
June
06
Jun
20
20
2019
Time
16:30:00
Locale
Seattle, WA
Venue
Discovery Institute

Setting the Record Straight: From Copernicus to Orphan Genes

A science and faith doubleheader featuring Dr. Michael Keas and Dr. Paul Nelson
Date
June
06
Jun
13
13
2019
Time
06:30:00
Locale
La Mirada, CA
Venue
Moats Auditorium, Biola University
Scientists love to tell stories about the quest to understand the universe — stories that often have profound implications for belief or disbelief in God. But more often than not, the stories are nothing but myths. Join us as Michael Keas, a historian of science and Senior Fellow of Discovery Institute’s Center for Science & Culture, explodes some of the most popular and pernicious myths about science and religion. Paul Nelson, philosopher of biology and Senior Fellow of Discovery Institute’s Center for Science, will follow up with a presentation on "How the Orphan Genes Revolution is Shaking Up Biology." Learn More ›

The Biggest Myths about Science and Faith

Historian of science Michael Keas explodes some of the most popular and pernicious myths about science and religion.
Date
May
05
May
13
13
2019
Time
19:00:00
Locale
Denton, TX
Venue
Denton Bible Church
Scientists love to tell stories about the quest to understand the universe — stories that often have profound implications for belief or disbelief in God. But more often than not, the stories are nothing but myths. Join us as Michael Keas, a historian of science and Senior Fellow of Discovery Institute’s Center for Science & Culture, explodes some of the most popular and pernicious myths about science and religion. Learn More ›

Foresight: How the Chemistry of Life Reveals Planning and Purpose

Featuring Brazilian Chemist Dr. Marcos Eberlin
Date
May
05
May
7
07
2019
Time
19:00:00
Locale
Seattle, WA
Venue
Woodland Park Zoo
In his extraordinary new book, Foresight: How the Chemistry of Life Reveals Planning and Purpose, renowned Brazilian chemist Marcos Eberlin explores a gold rush of recent scientific discoveries that pose a grave challenge to modern evolutionary theory. Learn More ›

Darwin Devolves: The Failure of Chance

Date
April
04
Apr
5
05
2019
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 ›

Intelligent Design Education Day – Seattle

Featured speakers include Michael Behe and Brian Miller
Date
March
03
Mar
20
20
2019
Now offered for the fourth year in a row in Seattle, WA, we invite you and your students to our Intelligent Design Education Day, hosted by Discovery Institute on Wednesday, March 20. This is a special opportunity for private school teachers, home educators, and parents to bring students on a day-long field trip event to learn more about intelligent design and interact with leading scientists and scholars in the ID movement. At the end of each session, students will be given a chance to ask questions of the speakers. Learn More ›

Intelligent Design Education Day — Richmond

Featuring Michael Behe and Paul Nelson
Date
February
02
Feb
16
16
2019
ID Education Day offers home and private school students and educators a chance to meet and hear from some of the leading scientists and scholars in the ID movement. Just as importantly, it’s a chance for these high school students to experience true academic freedom — where established theories are still open for critique based on new scientific discoveries, and new theories are given a fair hearing in their place. Learn More ›