Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 10:56
Science and Christianity: Understanding the Conflict Myth, by ISCAST Executive Director Chris Mulherin, is on the shortlist for the 2020 Australian Christian Book of the Year. Order through ISCAST... Read more
Thursday, June 18, 2020 - 13:17
ISCAST fellow Peter Harrison comments on the danger of assuming that a return to Enlightenment values is the solution to some of the global turmoil. An excerpt: "We should be wary of calls to revisit an imagined Enlightenment in which the values... Read more
Saturday, May 2, 2020 - 06:20
Mike Hulme is a top climate scientist (and Christian) who hit the news some ten years ago when the "climategate" saga blew up releasing private emails between climatologists.
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Monday, April 20, 2020 - 09:52
It is with some sadness that we learned of Sir John Houghton's death brought on by COVID-19.
John was world renowned as a leader and co-chair of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and received the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize on... Read more
Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 13:27
Alan Gijsbers is President of ISCAST and an addiction medicine physician.
It is Easter. And I am an addiction physician. What has addiction medicine to do with the atonement?
Friday, March 6, 2020 - 10:22
Note: please scroll down within the box below to move down the form. The submission button is at the end. If this is problematic, the whole form can be seen and filled in at: https://forms.gle/... Read more
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 10:02
Thanks to the thorough archival diggings of ISCAST past-president Emeritus Professor John Pilbrow, ISCAST has its own "History of ISCAST". It is now published here as a PDF. We are... Read more
Saturday, February 22, 2020 - 11:10
Creation or Evolution: Do We Have To Choose?
Denis Alexander (Monarch 2008)
Monarch Books, Oxford, 2008 288 pp.
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Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 07:26
ISCAST fellow Michael Clarke writes on ABC Religion and Ethics that the bushfires and climate change are a moral issue and not just a scientific one. As a Christian, he says, "I deeply regret that many of us who claim to be followers of Christ... Read more
Thursday, January 30, 2020 - 17:04
ISCAST fellow Michael Clarke was interviewed by the international "Nature" magazine about the Australian bushfires.
"It is deathly silent when you go into a forest after a fire. Apart from the ‘undertakers’ — the carrion eaters like... Read more
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 09:04
ISCAST Executive Director Chris Mulherin was one of the guests on the ABC's "God Forbid" program recently. See here.
The program's... Read more
Friday, January 24, 2020 - 16:05
This is one paper arising from the Wicked Problems Symposium in Victoria in 2018. Click here to return to the summary report and links to the other papers.... Read more
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 14:34
The following is an email sent to ISCAST members and friends on January 13, 2020 following the Executive Director's sojourn and evacuation from Mallacoota during and after the fires. ...
It is Sunday morning January 12, 2020. I am sitting... Read more
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 13:09
The summer of 2019-20 has seen huge and intense bushfires in Victoria and NSW. Some 1.4 million ha in Victoria and 4.9 million ha in NSW has been burned to mid-January. (The areas burned in four years to 2015-16 were 1.0 million ha in Victoria... Read more
Sunday, December 22, 2019 - 21:08
ISCAST fellow Ian Hore-Lacy has published a review of a very highly praised and recent book The Madness of Crowds. See the review here.