Theme: Faith and Wisdom in Science - Prof. Tom McLeish
Presenter: Philippa Thomson
Time: 6:30pm "BYO meal to share", 8:00pm presentations/discussions.
Venue: Denise's home
Event: A Harmonious Relationship: Can Science and Faith be Friends?
Speaker: James Garth
Date: Saturday 18th April, 2015
Venue: School Hall, Warragul Regional College, 55 Burke St. Warragul
Time: 6.30pm for a 7.00pm start
Tickets: $35. To pre-book please phone Chris Hannah (contact details on flyer)
In order to get ISCAST to deliver on its mission, ISCAST has appointed Rev. Chris Mulherin to be our Executive Project Officer for one day a week (on average).
The challenge for 2015 is now before us. Thanks to generous donation from some of you, we have started the year on the front foot and we have a bit over $18K to go to reach our target! If only half of the ISCAST members paid $250, this sum would be covered comfortably.
A group of leading biologists on Thursday called for a worldwide moratorium on use of a new genome-editing technique that would alter human DNA in a way that can be inherited.
How the digital age has changed our approach to death and grief
In the days and weeks leading up to the death of Leonard Nimoy, the actor and director most known for playing the gravel-voiced Vulcan Mr Spock in Star Trek, knew he was dying.
Date: Saturday 21st March 2015
Time: Meet at box office at 7:45pm, pre-show talk commences at 7:50pm, movie starts at 8:pm sharp.
Venue: Peninsula Cinemas (Cinema Arcade, Victoria St, Warragul)
Cost: $10 for pre-reserved tickets, $15 at the door on the night
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From Chris Mulherin
The following is a talk given at the CMS Victoria Summer Under the Son conference in January 2015. Chris Mulherin is the ISCAST Executive Project Officer.
3D printing can offer great benefits in medicine, but it also raises a number of ethical questions as the technology develops, says Susan Dodds.
Have you visited the ISCAST Online Journal lately?
Papers are available for you to download in the form of articles, opinions, reviews, reflections and discussions.