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3D printing can offer great benefits in medicine, but it also raises a number of ethical questions as the technology develops, says Susan Dodds.


Geoengineering might work in a rational world … sadly we don’t live in one

The publication of a hefty two-volume report on geoengineering by the US National Research Council represents a marked shift in the global debate over how to respond to global warming.

Dr Amy Unsworth is a research fellow at the Faraday Institute for Science and Religion, S. Edmund's College, Cambridge University. Over several months last year, she conducted a survey with Yougov to dig deeper into the question of people's attitudes to evolution in the U.K.


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Saturday 7 March: First session at 2pm (registration from 1pm)
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 Professor Graeme Clark AC from the University of Melbourne is the first Australian to receive the US Russ Prize for an outstanding achievement in bioengineering innovation that is in widespread use to improve health and well-being: the cochlear implant.

Theme: Faith and Wisdom in Science - Prof. Tom McLeish

Presenter: Philippa Thomson

Time6:30pm "BYO meal to share", 8:00pm presentations/discussions.

Venue: Denise's home

Philippa Thomson will lead a discussion of Prof. Tom McLeish’s book: “Faith and Wisdom in Science”.

A podcast from the Faraday Institute book club.  John Polkinghorne talks to Ruth Bancewicz on 'God in the Lab'.



Bob White, a geophysicist, tackles one of the biggest conundrums in Christian thinking. He combines a profound knowledge of the science behind natural processes with thorough research into their impact, and underpins it with a carefully reasoned theological response.




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