Monday, March 25 - Friday, March 29
THE UNIVERSE WITHIN: FROM QUANTUM TO COSMOS - THE 2012 CBC MASSEY LECTURES BY NEIL TUROK
All the technologies we use and depend on are the products of the
amazing human mind. Our curiosity drives us to seek out the underlying
laws of the universe, and the more we learn the better our lives become.
But we're arriving at an impasse, says physicist Neil Turok
more we learn, the more contradictory the laws seem to be. We need new
ideas and new ways of thinking to go beyond the horizon.
Visit The Massey Experience website
- an online exploration of the ideas, themes, theories and characters that form Neil Turok's
Ideas In The Afternoon - Monday, March 25SPINOZA
was a 17th century lens grinder known for his precision
optical work. But it was his philosophy that made this Dutch-Jewish
thinker famous, then and now. IDEAS host Paul Kennedy
how Spinoza's thoughts on God, the universe, ethics and politics helped
ignite the flame that became the Enlightenment.