Author Archives: David Snoke

David Snoke

About David Snoke

Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Pittsburgh

Review of the meeting on extraterrestrials

I’ve heard a lot of positive feedback from those who attended the meeting on Saturday. For those who missed it, the video should be available in a few weeks. Here are some of my impressions and responses. We heard good … Continue reading

Astrophysics, Cosmology, Darwinism, Human exceptionalism, Intelligent Design, Materialism, SETI

Aliens in the news everywhere!

Our topic of “Is there intelligent life in outer space?” for our upcoming webinar (see this link) seems to be very timely, as alien life is popping up all over the news in the past few months. See this summary … Continue reading

Astrophysics, News, SETI

Schedule and details for the May 29 meeting on “Is there intelligent life in outer space? What are the stakes?”

“Is there intelligent life in outer space? What are the stakes?” May 29, 2021. Webinar only. To register, go to this page. All times Eastern Time 10:00 AM   Bijan Nemati “Waiting for ETI: A Christian Scientific Perspective on Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence” … Continue reading

Astrophysics, Biblical Interpretation, Human exceptionalism, SETI

News items January/February 2021

A terrific image of the complexity of the cell. Flowering plants may be 100 million years older than previously thought. Another example of incredible “convergent evolution”…that is, when a unique element in different species simply doesn’t fit on any evolutionary … Continue reading

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Review of the October meeting (Videos now available online!)

Review of the meeting on “Is the Natural World Good or Bad?” October 24, 2020 David Snoke, University of Pittsburgh The recordings are now available online of all the talks. To access the videos for free, if you are a … Continue reading

Biblical Interpretation, Creation, Darwinism, Dysteleology, Events, Problem of evil