Media Library

CTNS is beginning a project to digitize more of the events that take place in Berkeley to make them available to our members and other interested people all over the world. Here are a few links to some of the lectures and conferences that have taken place recently.

CTNS Public Forums

Bishop Richard Cheetham, "Lies, Damned Lies, Science and Theology: Exploring Truth Claims in Science and Religion in Academia, the Media and the Church" (coming soon)
November 13, 2012, Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, CA

London Gifford Symposium, Gifford Lectures Revisited: Reflections of Seven Templeton Laureates, "How my Mind has Changed"
Part 1 (Martin Rees, John Barrow, Freeman Dyson, moderated by George Ellis)
Part 2 (Ian Barbour, John Polkinghorne, Holmes Rolston, Charles Taylor, moderated by Keith Ward)
June 1st, 2012, London, UK

Science and Spirit Conference, with Craig Boyd, Joshua Moritz, Thomas Oord, LeRon Shults and Amos Yong (audio only)
November 17, 2011, Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, CA

Joshua Moritz, "Chosen From Among the Animals: The End of Human Uniqueness and the Election of the Image of God"
April 14, 2011, Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, CA

George Ellis, "Cosmology and Ultimate Causality"
February 24, 2011, Church Divinity School of the Pacific, Berkeley, CA

Paul Santmire, "Toward a Cosmic Christology: A Kerygmatic Proposal"
October 4, 2010, Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, CA


Ted Peters

The Evolution of Terrestrial and Extraterrestrial Life: A Theological Assessment
November 11, 2012, SETI Headquarters, Mountain View, CA

Space Rocks (opens new window) New!
A video poemby Ted Peters


Science and Transcendence Advanced Research Series (STARS) Conferences

Andrew Robinson and Christopher Southgate, "Evolution, Creation and Semiotics"
June 20-23, 2010, University of California, Berkeley, CA

Warren Brown and Michael Spezio,"Virtue Ethics, Neuroscience, and the Transcendent: New Insights from the Interaction between Neuroscience, Psychology, Philosophy and Theology"
April 24, 2010, Pacific School of Religion, Berkeley, CA



Robert John Russell on the Founding of CTNS


Robert John Russell Speaks on his Personal Journey to the Founding of CTNS from CTNS on Vimeo.



And Much, Much More

See the Resources section of the CTNS website for videos, articles, biographies, definitions...on topics such as evolution, physics and cosmology, ethics, theology and more.


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