Tuesday, 7th June 2022
Public lecture by Stuart Firestein: Scientific Ignorance as a Drive to Pluralism
The 2nd CSH Forum in Science, Philosophy, and Religion is the result of an interdisciplinary collaboration between the Center for Space and Habitability, the Institute of Philosophy and the Institute of Historical Theology at the University of Bern. The forum will feature talks by scientists, philosophers and scholars working in religion and political studies. It will start on Tuesday, 8th February with a public evening lecture by professor Stuart Firestein (Colombia University), author of the book "Ignorance, how it drives science" (Oxford University Press), at the University of Bern. It will then continue, at the Gurten, until Friday 11th February. All talks will be in English.