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Adrian Wyard

Adrian Wyard

Executive Director, Counterbalance Foundation.

Adrian Wyard earned a Masters degree in Science and Religion from the University of Oxford, where he specialized in the evolution/creation controversy.

The Counterbalance Foundation promotes multidisciplinary education, and specializes in the development of interactive teaching materials for an undergraduate and popular audience. The Counterbalance web sites currently exceed 300,000 hyperlinks and 200 hours of streaming media, making them the richest resource of their kind available. Mr Wyard served on the advisory board of CTNS in Berkeley, CA for over twenty years.

Prior to forming Counterbalance in 1998 he worked for Microsoft Corporation in the UK and US where he held various positions including Program Manager for the Word for Windows 1.0 project. He holds several design patents for features in Microsoft Word and Windows that are still in use today.

He is also an avid photographer and visual artist. His multimedia production of The Planets Live was broadcast on PBS in May 2015. For more see

Selected Articles and Presentations

Can Science and Religion Share a Common Vision of Nature?

Darwin: A Friend to Religion?

Angels and Demons: Science and Religion on the Big Screen

Agency: Human, Robotic, and Divine

Demystifying Information Technology

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Topic Sets Available

AAAS Report on Stem-Cells

AstroTheology: Religious Reflections on Extraterrestrial Life Forms

Agency: Human, Robotic and Divine
Becoming Human: Brain, Mind, Emergence
Big Bang Cosmology and Theology (GHC)
Cosmic Questions Interviews

Cosmos and Creator
Creativity, Spirituality and Computing Technologies
CTNS Content Home
Darwin: A Friend to Religion?
Demystifying Information Technology
Divine Action (GHC)
Dreams and Dreaming: Neuroscientific and Religious Visions'
E. Coli at the No Free Lunchroom
Engaging Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence: An Adventure in Astro-Ethics
Evangelical Atheism: a response to Richard Dawkins
Ecology and Christian Theology
Evolution: What Should We Teach Our Children in Our Schools?
Evolution and Providence
Evolution and Creation Survey
Evolution and Theology (GHC)
Evolution, Creation, and Semiotics

The Expelled Controversy
Faith and Reason: An Introduction
Faith in the Future: Religion, Aging, and Healthcare in the 21st Century

Francisco Ayala on Evolution

From Christian Passions to Scientific Emotions
Genetic Engineering and Food

Genetics and Ethics
Genetic Technologies - the Radical Revision of Human Existence and the Natural World

Genomics, Nanotechnology and Robotics
Getting Mind out of Meat
God and Creation: Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Perspectives on Big Bang Cosmology
God, Humanity and the Cosmos: A Textbook in Science and Religion
God the Spirit - and Natural Science
Historical Examples of the Science and Religion Debate (GHC)
History of Creationism
Intelligent Design Coming Clean

Issues for the Millennium: Cloning and Genetic Technologies
Jean Vanier of L'Arche
Nano-Technology and Nano-ethics
Natural Science and Christian Theology - A Select Bibliography
Neuroscience and the Soul
Outlines of the Science and Religion Debate (GHC)

Perspectives on Evolution

Physics and Theology
Quantum Mechanics and Theology (GHC)
Questions that Shape Our Future
Reductionism (GHC)
Reintroducing Teleology Into Science
Science and Suffering

Scientific Perspectives on Divine Action (CTNS/Vatican Series)

Space Exploration and Positive Stewardship

Stem-Cell Debate: Ethical Questions
Stem-Cell Ethics: A Theological Brief

Stem-Cell Questions
Theistic Evolution: A Christian Alternative to Atheism, Creationism, and Intelligent Design...
Theology and Science: Current Issues and Future Directions
Unscientific America: How science illiteracy threatens our future
Will ET End Religion?

Current Stats: topics: >2600, links: >300,000, video: 200 hours.