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The Institute for the Science of Origins
videos from the Spring 2013 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 2013 program, and links to archive video from previous programs are available here.
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Videos!

Watch the video of Dr. Akeribs's and Dr. Shutt's 3/27/2013 lecture here:
The Case for Dark Matter: Do WIMPS Rule?

Watch the video of Dr. Akeribs's and Dr. Shutt's 4/3/2013 lecture here:
Looking for Dark Matter: Technical Foundations

Watch the video of Dr. Richards's 4/10/2013 lecture here:
Mind and Morality as Problems for Evolutionary Theory

Watch the video of Dr. Turner's's 4/17/2013 lecture here:
The Origin of Ideas

Watch the video of Dr. Princehouse's 4/24/2013 lecture here:
Evolution and the Advent of Art

Watch the video of Dr. Starkman's 5/1/2013 lecture here:
Update from CERN: The Higgs and Nothing More

Watch the video of Dr. Hazen's 5/8/2013 lecture here:
Origins and Coevolution: Is Heart Disease caused by our Gut Flora? a Newly Recognized Participant in Complex Metabolic Diseases