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What is Information?
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Mehdi Golshani
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Jaroslav Pelikan
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Cosmic Questions Interviews
Setting the Scene
Steven Weinberg and John Polkinghorne
A Dialogue of Scientists and Theolgians
Did the Universe Have a Beginning?
At Home in the Quantum Universe
A Beginningless Universe?
Was the Universe Designed?
The Argument From Design
The Anthropic Principle
Are We Alone?
Is There Intelligent Life Elsewhere in the Universe?
The Faith of Scientists
Literal and Symbolic Truths
What Science Can Learn From Religion
What Religion Can Learn From Science
Questions, Answers and Ongoing Dialogue
Cosmic Questions Clip Index
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Interfaith Dialogue
Genetics, Ethics and Theology
Evolution and Creation
Science and Religion in Conflict?
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