Amir Aczel

Apr. 18, 2014

Amir Aczel: 'Why Science Does Not Disprove God'

Aczel's latest book chronicles the New Atheist movement, taking aim at scientists like Richard Dawkins.

amir aczel, new atheist, atheism, science, god, religion, richard dawkins, lawrence krauss

Aug. 26, 2011

Elusive Higgs Boson Still Hiding From Physicists

Science historian Amir Aczel discusses new results that suggest the particle might not exist.

higgs, cern, lhc, higgs boson, physics, particle physics

Dec. 31, 2010

Amir Aczel Looks At The LHC

Present at the Creation tells the story of the world's largest science experiment.

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Dec. 07, 2007

Amir Aczel 'The Jesuit and the Skull'

In this segment, Ira talks with author Amir Aczel about his new book 'The Jesuit and the Skull, a biography of priest and scientist Pierre Teilhard de Chardin.

skull, evolution, religion, Teilhard de Chardin

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