Animal Wise: The Thoughts and Emotions of our Fellow Creatures
Sept. 14, 2014
Nonbeliever Nation: The Rise of Secular Americans
Oct. 12, 2014
The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap
Nov. 09, 2014
How Jesus Became God: The Exaltation of a Jewish Preacher from Galilee
Jan. 11, 2015
An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth
Feb. 08, 2015
Hope after Faith: An Ex-Pastor's Journey from Belief to Atheism
Mar. 08, 2015
A Troublesome Inheritance: Genes, Race and Human History
Apr. 12, 2015
Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead
May 10, 2015
Stuff Matters: Exploring the Marvelous Materials That Shape Our Man-Made World
June 14, 2015
House of Debt: How They (and You) Caused the Great Recession, and How We Can Prevent It from Happening Again
July 12, 2015
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Upcoming June Events - Solstice Party|
- Sunday, June 10th, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. - Skeptic Book Club (The Ethical Brain)
- Saturday, June 16th, 5:00 p.m. until ? - RET's Summer Solstice Party
- Sunday, June 17th, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Philosophy Sunday (Weinstein - Global Warming.
Sunday, June 10th, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. - Skeptic Book Club
The Ethical Brain: The Science of Our Moral Dilemmas, by Michael Gazzaniga
Gazzaniga is the David T. McLaughlin Distinguished Professor at Dartmouth College and Director of the Program in Cognitive Neuroscience. His book provides a provocative and fascinating look at new discoveries about the brain that challenge our ethics.
Neuroscientist Gazzaniga, widely considered to be the father of cognitive neuroscience, examines "lifespan neuroethics." He also addresses the medical ethics challenges confronting modern society at the dawn of the 21st century.
Saturday, June 16th, 5:00 p.m. until ? - RET's Summer Solstice Party
This yearâ€™s Summer Solstice party will be at the Ledendeckerâ€™s home (2123 Stonybrook
Road, Louisville, TN 37777) on Saturday, June 16 from 5:00 PM until whenever.
Bring a covered dish. It is a BYOB event. Some basic refreshments will be provided.
There will be swimming, badminton, bocce, and any other game one wishes to bring - as well good conversation.
If you are not able to utilize Map Quest to find directions to the Ledendeckers' home, just call or e-mail for directions: 865 982-8687 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sunday, June 17th, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Philosophy Sunday
"An Inconvenient Truth (continued)," by Dr. Rick Weinstein
Dr. Richard Weinstein (a member of Al Gore's "Climate Project") will present the evidence for global warming and will discuss what we should do about it. "The Climate Project," is an initiative to train 1,000 Americans to deliver Gore's Oscar-winning, "An Inconvenient Truth" slide show to schools, clubs, nursing homes and community groups around the nation.
Posted by pking
June 04, 2007