Philosophers' Café

Should science be trusted?

Scandals in the pharmaceutical field and scientific fraud have led some people to question scientific findings. Is the rejection of science justified or irrational?

Date/Location

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 6:30 PM

False Creek Community Centre, 1318 Cartwright St. (Granville Island), Vancouver | 604-257-8195 | Map

Moderator

  • Mark Battersby
    Dr. Mark Battersby teaches at Capilano University and is endlessly curious about humans and the world. He is also deeply committed to helping people think more reasonably about complex issues.

Admission: Free. Registration not required.

Duration: 90 mins

Related topic(s): Liberal Arts

About the Philosophers' Café

Philosophers’ Café is a series of informal public discussions in libraries, cafés and restaurants throughout Metro Vancouver. The cafés, which are open to everyone, have brought dialogue and discussion to thousands of people who are interested in exploring issues from the absurd to the sublime. To learn more about the Philosophers’ Café, please visit their website.

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