Monday 25th June 2018
Conservation and hope for the Earth: A Christian understanding of planetary stewardship
SPEAKER: Dr Jeremy Lindsell, Director of Science and Conservation, A Rocha.
Dr Lindsell will explore how we should care for (or be stewards of) God’s creation. What is the impact of climate change and environmental pollution? What could be the impact of the mass extinction of species, and what can be achieved through conservation programmes?
7.30 – 8.45 pm
Trinity Meeting Place, Essex St. NR2 2BJ
Wednesday 3rd October 2018
10th Annual Science and Faith Cathedral Lecture
SPEAKER: Professor John Wyatt, Professor of Ethics and Perinatology UCL and Senior Investigator, Faraday Institute, Cambridge.
Professor Wyatt will examine the fresh hopes and new fears that surround Artificial Intelligence and Robotics. How might these technologies change our understanding of human distinctiveness and what might be our response as Christians.
7.00 – 8.30 pm
Norwich Anglican Cathedral, NR2
God in the Science Lab: curiosity, awe and the meaning of life.
Dr Ruth Bancewicz, a research scientist-turned-communicator from Cambridge.
Caring for the weakest: Ethical challenges in managing sick and premature babies.
Dr Amanda Ogilvy-Stuart, Clinical Director of Rosie Hospital Cambridge and Senior Member of St Edmunds College Cambridge.
Selfish Genes and Altruistic Animals: What can we learn about Ethics from Evolution?
Dr Peter Woodford (Dep Zoology, Cambridge)
Can a scientist believe in Miracles?
Revd Dr Rodney Holder, (The Faraday Institute, St Edmund’s College, Cambridge)
Quantum Spirituality – is there such a thing?
Dr Peter Bussey (University of Glasgow)
Neuroscience and Freewill: studying an illusion?
Daniel De Haan, Cambridge Neuroscience/Theology Dept
“Nanoscience: a new aspect of God’s creation”
Speaker: Professor Russell Cowburn
“Evolution and Adam: Reality, Myth and Symbolism”
8th Annual Science Faith Lecture in Norwich Cathedral
Speaker: Dr Denis Alexander, Faraday Institute, Cambridge.
“Are natural disasters acts of God?”
Professor Bob White (Cambridge Geophysicist)