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engaging.

The Institute for the Science of Origins
videos from the third season of the
Origins Science Scholars Program!

During this unique program, members of the community engage with each other and with leading scholars of origins science to investigate cosmology, evolution, and other topics in the science of origins. Each evening begins with a presentation by a world-class researcher, followed by dinner and open discussion among all the participants. Below are videos of the spring 2012 program.
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Videos!

Watch the video of Dr. Van Orman's 10/3/2012 lecture:
How to Build a Planet Fit for Life

Watch the video of Dr. Saylor's 10/10/2012 lecture here:
The Forces That Shape Our World

Watch the video of Drs. Saylor and Van Orman's 10/17/2012 lecture here:
Plate Tectonics, Climate and Volcanoes

Watch the video of Dr. Gates' 10/24/2012 lecture:
Gravitational Lensing

Watch the video of Dr. Starkman's 10/31/2012 lecture here:
Black Holes From A to Z (but missing alot in between)

Watch the video of Dr. Beall's 11/7/2012 lecture here:
Recent and Ongoing Human Evolution

Watch the video of Dr. Beall's 11/14/2012 lecture here:
Recent and Ongoing Human Evolution