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Articles tagged as Intelligent-design

  • Animals And Their Feelings

    Gorilla Reunion: Damian Aspinall's extraordinary gorilla encounter on Gorilla School.

  • But, What Is The Ultimate Question?

    Devamrita Swami speaking about why human beings have the ability to ask questions. A video by Leigha Speirs-Hutton.

  • Film: Nature's I.Q. - Smart Animals Challenge Darwin
    Nature can be more unfathomable than contemporary science allows for. The film about extraordinary animal behavior has been released for download and for online streaming worldwide.
  • Nature’s IQ Film Premieres in Budapest and New York

    The premiere’s venue, the prestigious Urania National Movie Theater in Budapest, was completely sold out ten days before the event. Nearly 500 people—mostly paying members of the general public, along with media, crew members and their families—packed into the plush theater, which was built in the 1880s and resembles a Rajasthani palace.

  • TOVP Film Documents the Rise of ISKCON’s Biggest Temple
    As construction on the Temple of the Vedic Planetarium—ISKCON’s flagship temple in Mayapur, West Bengal—continues, a new documentary has been released online at TOVP.org and on Youtube chronicling the temple’s rise.
  • A Glimpse into Nature`s I.Q the Book

    How do animals know when and how to do what they do? - Smart animals challenge Darwin.

    NATURE`s I.Q. is an award winning book by two young ISKCON devotee scholars Istvan Tasi (Isvara Krishna Das) and Balazs Hornyanszky (Bhagavat Priya Das), published by Torchlight Publishing. http://www.torchlight.com/

    Watch the trailer of the documentary based on this book: http://www.naturesiqfilm.com/

    Video by Karuna Productions: http://www.karunaproductions.com/

  • Interviews on Rethinking Darwin

    In january 2011, the BBT published Rethinking Darwin: A Vedic Study of Darwinism and Intelligent Design by Leif A. Jensen. In this video he explains the idea and history of the book.

    For more information please visit www.rethinkingdarwin.com.

  • Controversy over Creation and Evolution: Christians Battle it Out
    The notion that the Catholic Church is monolithic on the questions surrounding creation and evolution is hardly accurate. In fact, Christians are deeply divided over the issues. There is an intense debate among believers about how to interpret the Creation account of Genesis, the age of the earth, and whether Darwin was right.
  • ISKCON Hungary’s Vedic Science Research Center Reports Busy 2010
    ISKCON Hungary’s Vedic Science Research Center (VSRC) recently submitted its annual report to the Bhaktivedanta Book Trust Science Committee. It included many statistics about lectures given, videos made, and conferences attended in 2010.
  • Aja Govinda Dasa: Serving the Supreme Scientist
    Aja Govinda initially studied biology—since childhood, he had always been fascinated by the ingenuity of nature; had always searched for the answers to questions like “How do roses grow out of a seed?” or “How are my heart and lungs beating and breathing without my thought?"
  • Nature’s IQ Film: Smart Animals Challenge Darwin

    A new documentary film called “Nature’s IQ,” set to premier late this spring, aims to inspire open dialogue about alternatives to Darwin’s Theory of Evolution.

  • Scientist Says Dolphins Are Non-Human Persons
    Scientists studying dolphin behavior have suggested they could be the most intelligent creatures on Earth after humans.
  • Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed

    Is Darwin’s theory of evolution unquestionable fact? Or should the possibility that an intelligent designer created our world be discussed as an alternative? Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed, a recent film presented by actor and political speech writer Ben Stein, suggests that it should.

  • Vatican to Host Meeting on Evolutionary Theory

    VATICAN CITY (AFP) - The Vatican announced Monday it will host a conference on evolutionary theory next year coinciding with its 150th anniversary -- and as creationism gains ground among fundamentalist Christians.

  • Scientists Present Lectures on Faith, God
    Two world-renowned scientists will offer their views on faith and science Thursday as part of Texas A&M University's Trotter Endowed Lecture Series. Respectively, their speech topics are "The Language of God" and "Without God."
  • Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed

     

    This is a clip from the Ben Stein documentary, "Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed". The goal of the documentary is to expose the scientific community and universities around the world for discriminating against any scientist who wishes to explore the possibility of, "intelligent design," as an alternative to Darwin's theory of evolution.

  • Bad Faith

    As a Uniting Church clergyman, you might think I would welcome a call to teach 'Intelligent Design' theory in schools, since it presupposes a guiding hand in the creation of the universe. We clergy certainly need all the help we can get! But Intelligent Design (I.D.) is both bad theology and bad science. Let me explain.