Past Events

Sunday, 12 November 2017 - 7:30pm

Knowing and Unknowing

What can we measure? What can we predict? What can we know?

We will look at what Quantum Mechanics tells us about the limits of measurement and what Chaos Theory tells us about the limits of prediction.

Does our scientific knowledge merge with our spiritual journey?

Sunday, 12 November 2017 - 7:30pm

Knowing and Unknowing

What can we measure? What can we predict? What can we know?

We will look at what Quantum Mechanics tells us about the limits of measurement and what Chaos Theory tells us about the limits of prediction.

Does our scientific knowledge merge with our spiritual journey?

Monday, 23 October 2017 - 7:30pm

Date: Monday 23rd October 2017 at 7.30 pm – 9.30 pm

Topics: The place of Teaching Science in Christian Schools

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Changes in Science Curriculum Development and Science-Faith Challenges for Christian Teachers 
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Monday, 23 October 2017 - 7:30pm

Date: Monday 23rd October 2017 at 7.30 pm – 9.30 pm

Topics: The place of Teaching Science in Christian Schools

and

Changes in Science Curriculum Development and Science-Faith Challenges for Christian Teachers 
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Friday, 20 October 2017 - 7:00pm

What is the science story around climate change? What are the obstacles to making the changes we need to protect against harmful climate change? And, more specifically, what are the theological issues at play when we talk about the environment? Is this primarily a technical issue to be fixed by different and better technology? Or is it a spiritual challenge to our world?

Friday, 20 October 2017 - 7:00pm

What is the science story around climate change? What are the obstacles to making the changes we need to protect against harmful climate change? And, more specifically, what are the theological issues at play when we talk about the environment? Is this primarily a technical issue to be fixed by different and better technology? Or is it a spiritual challenge to our world?

Saturday, 14 October 2017 - 12:30pm

Does God care about my Keep Cup? A one-day conference in Melbourne on October 14

Saturday, 14 October 2017 - 12:30pm

Does God care about my Keep Cup? A one-day conference in Melbourne on October 14

Thursday, 12 October 2017 - 5:15pm

ISCAST fellow Stephen Ames thinks this event will be of interest. 

Thursday, 12 October 2017 - 5:15pm

ISCAST fellow Stephen Ames thinks this event will be of interest. 

Friday, 22 September 2017 - 7:00pm

Our sister organisation, Christians in Science New Zealand, is having its first conference in September. They have invited any Aussies interested in science and faith issues to join them.

Friday, 22 September 2017 - 7:00pm

Our sister organisation, Christians in Science New Zealand, is having its first conference in September. They have invited any Aussies interested in science and faith issues to join them.

Friday, 15 September 2017 - 9:00am

An international tour hosted by Mission Travel

Friday, 15 September 2017 - 9:00am

An international tour hosted by Mission Travel

Thursday, 17 August 2017 - 6:30pm

Speaker: A/Prof.

Thursday, 17 August 2017 - 6:30pm

Speaker: A/Prof.

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 - 10:00am

2017 National Science Week Theme – FUTU

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 - 10:00am

2017 National Science Week Theme – FUTU

Tuesday, 15 August 2017 - 6:00pm

The ISCAST Vic Allan Day Memorial Lecture at Ri

Tuesday, 15 August 2017 - 6:00pm

The ISCAST Vic Allan Day Memorial Lecture at Ri

Tuesday, 15 August 2017 - 4:00pm

Public lecture organised by ISCAST and the Hist

Tuesday, 15 August 2017 - 4:00pm

Public lecture organised by ISCAST and the Hist

Saturday, 29 July 2017 - 6:30pm

Speakers:

Saturday, 29 July 2017 - 6:30pm

Speakers:

Monday, 17 July 2017 - 7:30pm

A joint SU WA and ISCAST event. 

Monday, 17 July 2017 - 7:30pm

A joint SU WA and ISCAST event. 

Thursday, 29 June 2017 - 5:45pm

The conversation about euthanasia and end-of-li

Thursday, 29 June 2017 - 5:45pm

The conversation about euthanasia and end-of-li

Saturday, 24 June 2017 - 6:30pm

An informal talk by Rev. Dr Chris Mulherin, Executive Director of ISCAST on the topic Balls, strikes and truth in a postmodern world.

Saturday, 24 June 2017 - 6:30pm

An informal talk by Rev. Dr Chris Mulherin, Executive Director of ISCAST on the topic Balls, strikes and truth in a postmodern world.

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 - 12:30pm

Topic: Religious influences on

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 - 12:30pm

Topic: Religious influences on

Tuesday, 23 May 2017 - 7:30pm

Lecture Title: "Is the brain j

Tuesday, 23 May 2017 - 7:30pm

Lecture Title: "Is the brain j

Thursday, 18 May 2017 - 7:30pm

Topic: A God's Eye View of the

Thursday, 18 May 2017 - 7:30pm

Topic: A God's Eye View of the

Wednesday, 26 April 2017 - 6:30pm
ISCAST friends might be interested in the Melbourne special screening of a film documenting the life of an extraordinary man. Hull's autobiography, Touching the Rock (1990), was described by Oliver Sacks as “Staggering. The most extraordinary, precise, deep and beautiful account of blindness I have ever read. It is, to my mind, a masterpiece.”
 
Date: Wednesday 26th April, 6.30pm
Venue: Cinema Nova, 380 Lygon St, Carlton Vic.
Film: Notes on Blindness, with a special introduction by Jan Dale, Prof. John Hull's sister.
 

Wednesday, 26 April 2017 - 6:30pm
ISCAST friends might be interested in the Melbourne special screening of a film documenting the life of an extraordinary man. Hull's autobiography, Touching the Rock (1990), was described by Oliver Sacks as “Staggering. The most extraordinary, precise, deep and beautiful account of blindness I have ever read. It is, to my mind, a masterpiece.”
 
Date: Wednesday 26th April, 6.30pm
Venue: Cinema Nova, 380 Lygon St, Carlton Vic.
Film: Notes on Blindness, with a special introduction by Jan Dale, Prof. John Hull's sister.
 

Wednesday, 26 April 2017 - 6:00pm

This talk at Melbourne University about the brain–machine interface might be of interest to ISCAST members. (ISCAST fellow Graeme Clark was a pioneer with his bionic ear.) The field is rife with ethical, philosophical, and theological issues as the human capacity to blur the lines between body and machine increases.

Wednesday, 26 April 2017 - 6:00pm

This talk at Melbourne University about the brain–machine interface might be of interest to ISCAST members. (ISCAST fellow Graeme Clark was a pioneer with his bionic ear.) The field is rife with ethical, philosophical, and theological issues as the human capacity to blur the lines between body and machine increases.

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