Myself, Peter Atkins, Richard Swinburne, Ard louis,(and Richard Dawkins) in conversation

Here is a fairly long video of a discussion between myself, Richard Swinburne (philosopher), Peter Atkins (chemist), Ard Louis (physicist), and also Richard Dawkins (who was in the audience) at one point. The theme was Life, The Universe and Everything – The Quest for Truth.

My main contribution is at 39 mins 30sec.

(nb. Dawkins is at 1hr 18 min 20 sec [he has a pop at Swinburne and me] and my response to Dawkins at 1hr 24 min 30 sec).

I posted on this before, shortly after the recording. Go here.

This included quite a good discussion on the nature and value of philosophy, I thought.

""The rejection of theism does NOT imply the rejection of belief in an afterlife."Excellent point. ..."

ATHEISM 101
"Thanks for this. It seems to me that while general descriptions can be valuable, they ..."

ATHEISM 101
"However, I prefer "rejecting the statement 'God exists' " over "not holding the claim 'God ..."

ATHEISM 101
""Agnosticism is a form of skepticism about the claim that God exists."Even apart from discussions ..."

ATHEISM 101

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