Dr. Kevin Kelly from Carnegie Mellon University will be our guest to discuss Ockham's Razor. Dr. Kelly has done a lot of research on the justification of Ockham's Razor and why it leads to true theories better than alternative methods. You can check out his work at http://www.andrew.cmu.edu/user/kk3n/ockham/Ockham.htm
Dr. Sean M. Carroll will be joining us to discuss his book From Eternity to Here: The Quest for the Ultimate Theory of Time. Dr. Carroll is a theoretical physicist at Caltech and contributes to Cosmic Variance, one of the most popular science blogs on the Web. You can check out Dr. Carroll's work at http://preposterousuniverse.com.
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Michael Dowd, author of Thank God For Evolution, makes his second appearance on the show to talk about his upcoming article for Skeptic Magazine entitled "The New Atheists as Divine Prophets". Dowd is a former minister in the United Church of Christ who currently runs a ministry with the purpose of teaching theists about the theory of evolution.
Check out his Web site at http://thankgodforevolution.com/.
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Dr. Jerry Fodor, a cognitive scientist and philosopher, will be our guest tonight to discuss his book, What Darwin Got Wrong. While Fodor is a naturalist who accepts the idea of common descent, he doesn't accept natural selection as the mechanism for evolution. Also joining us as co-host will be Dr. Massimo Pigliucci.
Guy P. Harrison returns to the show to discuss his book Race and Reality: What Everyone Should Know About Our Biological Diversity. Topics to be discussed will be the concept of biological race, intelligence, and IQ. You can check out Guy's Web site at http://guyharrison.info.