Come join us to eat, drink, and solve the world's problems. There is limited parking available. It's okay to park in the Target parking lot, but make sure to read the signs for other businesses that don't want you to park in their space. Menu: https://mistertramps.com/menu/Find out more »
We will watch clips from a slick creationist video in which an attempt is made to show how evolution by natural selection is wrong, and that there is a need for an Intelligent Designer to make things come out right. After various sequences we will take time to analyze the arguments.Find out more »
Are you a member of the Nacirema tribe of North America? Let's talk about it.Find out more »
The secular community will dine together. Add a comment to let us know what you will bring. Choose among: entree; side dish; dessert; beverage; appetizers. Starting around 7:30 pm there will be a trivia contest featuring questions about science, free thought, and politics. There will be an emphasis on women scientists as well as various social studies areas.Find out more »
Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World – and Why Things Are Better Than You Thinkby Hans Rosling, Ola Rosling, Anna Rosling Rönnlund Factfulness: The stress-reducing habit of only carrying opinions for which you have strong supporting facts. When asked simple questions about global trends—what percentage of the world’s population live in poverty; why the world’s population is increasing; how many girls finish school—we systematically get the answers wrong. So wrong that a chimpanzee choosing answers at random will…Find out more »
CFI-Austin Event Video
September 17, 2014
Interesting speakers and discussions at CFI-Austin!