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Lawrence Krauss vs. Ray Comfort

Posted by doctore0 on June 20, 2016

An interesting philosophical discussion between Lawrence Krauss and Ray Comfort during the 2016 Reason Rally in Washington D.C. — and yes, bananas are discussed.

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Is Xenophobia Inherent in Organized Religion?

Posted by doctore0 on September 2, 2015

Theoretical physicist Lawrence Krauss explains his main gripe with organized religion: “It implies things about the real world that are just not true.”

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An Evening With The Unbelievers – The Skeptic Magazine

Posted by doctore0 on November 24, 2014

The Unbelievers Q&As with Richard Dawkins and Lawrence Krauss at Conway Hall on 23rd October 2014. Hosted by The Skeptic Magazine (Deborah Hyde – Editor in Chief).

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How the Universe Became Something out of Nothing | Interview with Lawrence Krauss

Posted by doctore0 on November 21, 2014

Abby Martin interviews theoretical physicist and cosmologist, Lawrence Krauss, discussing everything from his belief that all religion will be eliminated within a generation to his view on the origins of the universe

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Atheist scientist claims religion will be gone in a generation.

Posted by doctore0 on November 7, 2014


Religion can be eradicated in one generation?

That’s according to atheist scientist and cosmologist Lawrence Krauss, who recently stoked controversy with comments suggesting that religion could disappear in the near future if schools gave students the tools to determine as much.

“What we need to do is present comparative religion as a bunch of interesting historical anecdotes, and show the silly reasons why they did what they did,” Krauss said at an Aug. 29 dinner presentation on cosmology and education at the Victorian Skeptics Cafe in Melbourne, Australia, in response to a question about religion being taught in schools. The video of his response was uploaded on Monday to YouTube.

“People say, ‘Well, religion has been around since the dawn of man. You’ll never change that,’” said Krauss, who the Foundation Professor of the School of Earth and Space Exploration at Arizona State University. He argued that religion will go the way of slavery and opposition to gay marriage.

“This issue of gay marriage, it is going to go away, because if you’re a child, a 13-year-old, they can’t understand what the issue is,” he continued. ”It’s gone. One generation is all it takes.”
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A Universe From Nothing (with Lawrence Krauss)

Posted by doctore0 on December 18, 2013

TTA Podcast 141

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Daniel Dennett, Lawrence Krauss and Massimo Pigliucci discuss The Limits Of Science

Posted by doctore0 on November 11, 2013


00:00 Introduction
07:07 Limits of Science
19:40 God & the Supernatural
31:20 Science & Morality
50:11 Something out of Nothing
1:03:42 The Value of Philosophy
1:20:59 Cognitive Limits
1:35:43 Questions:
1:35:56 Science & Politics
1:43:33 The Status of Economics
1:48:17 Does Consciousness Exist?

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Lawrence Krauss: Atheism and the Spirit of Science

Posted by doctore0 on July 12, 2013

The unmovable mover, the first cause, the Big Bang. For centuries, we have grappled with the moment of creation: How did something come from nothing? Physicist Lawrence Krauss says it just does. In fact, he says 70% of the energy in our universe is contained in the empty space between quarks, atoms, and galaxies. He sits down with Steve Paikin to discuss the notion of a creator-less universe, and how science can be spiritual

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FREEOK 2013 – Lawrence Krauss: “The Greatest Story Ever Told”

Posted by doctore0 on July 3, 2013

June 22nd, 2013 Lawrence Krauss at Oklahoma City’s Cox Convention Center

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Lawrence Krauss – We Provide Our Own Meaning

Posted by doctore0 on April 3, 2013

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