Big weekend reminder!|
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- Saturday, May 1st, Potluck Dinner at Marsha Doyle's - 7908 Queenborough Lane to honor our special speaker, Victor Stenger. Please bring a covered dish to share. Festivities start at 6 PM.
- Sunday, May 2nd - Annual public event to be held in the auditorium at Pelissippi State in the Goins Building at 2:00 - 4:00 PM (NOTE SPECIAL TIME!)
Our speaker is Victor J. Stenger, emeritus professor of physics, University of Hawaii, author of the 2007 bestseller "God: the Failed Hypothesis -- How Science Shows that God Does not Exist."
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Dinesh D'Souza and Deepak Chopra have claimed that reason and science supply new and persuasive evidence for the afterlife evidence that wasn't there before. They rely on studies of past-life memories, near-death experiences, various paranormal claims, and the notion that quantum mechanics gives reason to believe that consciousness is a separate entity from our bodies and brains, and is thus able to survive death. Stenger will examine this evidence from the point of view of a physicist who has spent forty years studying the fundamental structure of the universe.
Posted by dbuck
Apr. 26, 2010