Category Archives: Mind and Brain
Schedule and Abstracts for the March 10-11 meeting at Biola
Once again, we have a great lineup. The theme of the meeting is “Emergence, Spontaneous Pattern Formation, and the Origin of Life.” The location will be at the Calvary Chapel on the campus of Biola University in southern California. This … Continue reading
Videos for the 2017 Annual Meeting now available.
The theme was “human exceptionalism”; for a review of the talks see this post. The videos and slides for the talks are available at this link. You must be a member to access this page.
Review of the 2017 Annual Meeting
The annual was great fun for all for attended, with controversial and stimulating talks and robust discussion as always. Several attendees wished that these meetings could happen more often! This was our largest meeting yet, with about 60 people in … Continue reading
Schedule and Abstracts for the Annual Meeting
Friday, April 7 7:00 P.M. Registration 7:30 P.M. Opening remarks by David Snoke, president of the CSS. “What is Human Exceptionalism?” 8:00 P.M. C. John Collins. “You are a Human Animal” Theologians have offered several competing interpretations of “the image of … Continue reading
Book Review: An engineering approach to fiction?
Diary of a Robot, by Lewis Jenkins, (available at Lulu) clearly bears the stamp that its author has a long history doing engineering in high-tech firms. The book revolves around the question: what is a “good” robot? If I am an engineer and … Continue reading