AAAS Dialogue on Science, Ethics, and Religion (DoSER) facilitates communication between scientific and religious communities. The program builds on AAAS’s long-standing commitment to relate scientific knowledge and technological development to the purposes and concerns of society at large. To learn more about DoSER's work, see our program overview.
Conversations: Science, Scientists, and the Human Spirit with On Being Host Krista Tippett
AAAS DoSER cordially invites you to "Conversations: Science, Scientists, and the Human Spirit," a holiday lecture and reception featuring broadcast journalist and author Krista Tippett in dialogue with DoSER director Dr. Jennifer Wiseman. Ms. Tippett is the Peabody Award-winning host of “On Being,” a public radio show heard on nearly 300 stations. She is also the author of two books, Einstein’s God: Conversations About Science and the Human Spirit and Speaking of Faith: Why Religion Matters and How to Talk About It. December 11, 5:30pm at AAAS headquarters. Reception to follow.
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The Association of Theological Schools and the Dialogue on Science, Ethics, and Religion have invited ATS accredited institutions to develop courses to more fully integrate science into their core curricula, in order to produce a growing number of clergy who are equipped to help their congregants with science related questions.
No longer confined to science fiction, the search for habitable worlds beyond our solar system is proceeding at an extremely rapid pace. DoSER is proud to have hosted Astrobiologist Stephen Freeland and Historian Steven Dick at a discussion of these exciting new discoveries in Astronomy and their potential implications for extraterrestrial life. This event, attended by over 150 people can be viewed in its entirety here.
Here Dr. Jennifer Wiseman shares her reflections on how DoSER is working to support constructive exchange and understanding on issues at the interface of science, ethics, and religion.