Time, Mathematics and the Mind of God

Time, Mathematics and the Mind of God panel discussion

 

Date: 2016-08-10
Time: 6:00pm
Location: Calit2 Auditorium, Atkinson Hall, UC San Diego

Guest Speaker: Brian Keating, UC San Diego (Physics) ; Andrew Friedman, MIT (Physics, Astronomy); and
David Brin, UC San Diego alumnus; Hugo and Nebula award-winning science-fiction author


*Registration is Required.
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Host: Arthur C. Clarke Center for Human Imagination


DESCRIPTION/ABSTRACT:

The Arthur C. Clarke Center for Human Imagination invites you to "Time, Mathematics, and the Mind of God," a panel discussion, on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at 6:00pm. The event will highlight personal perspectives from working scientists and a leading science-fiction author regarding what science has to say about some of our deepest cosmic mysteries. How did time begin in our universe? Why does mathematics work so well to describe the physical world?  How does this all connect to the most ancient of theological questions?

[Please register at the URL link or above in right column.]

 


SPEAKER BIO:

Discussants will be Prof. Brian Keating (Physics, UC San Diego), Dr. Andrew Friedman (Physics/Astronomy, MIT), and Dr. David Brin (Hugo and Nebula award-winning author).

MORE INFORMATION:

The event is free and open to the public. Discussion begins at 6:00pm. See registration link above in right column.

*Registration is Required