A Touch of Awe: Crafting Meaning from the Wonder of the Cosmos
LocationThe New York Academy of Sciences, 7 World Trade Center, 250 Greenwich St Fl 40, New York, USA
Over the past 100 years we have learned more about life in our universe than the entire history of humanity put together. What guidance or wisdom can the study of cosmology and astrophysics offer us in our search for meaning and purpose? Theoretical physicists Paul Davies and Ard Louis, and astrophysicists Joel Primack and Lucianne Walkowicz tackle the “big questions” of existence — sharing their perceptions based on years of gazing upward and beyond our own intimate planet.