Past Events

Ask a Physicist - Dark energy: the end of the universe?
February 22, 2021 - 6:00pm

Join us for a monthly webinar series, ASK A PHYSICIST, with renowned physicists Paul DaviesSara Walker and Maulik Parikh from the Beyond Center for Fundamental Concepts in Science at Arizona State University. Each month they will address the big questions in physics, and we will allow you to submit your questions ahead of time to add to the discussion!

ASK A PHYSICIST: Did life on Earth happen more than once?
January 25, 2021 - 6:00pm

Join us for a monthly webinar series, ASK A PHYSICIST, with renowned physicists Paul DaviesSara Walker and Maulik Parikh from the Beyond Center for Fundamental Concepts in Science at Arizona State University. Each month they will address the big questions in physics, and we will allow you to submit your questions ahead of time to add to the discussion!

ASK A PHYSICIST: How many universes are there?
November 30, 2020 - 6:00pm

Join us for a monthly webinar series, ASK A PHYSICIST, with renowned physicists Paul DaviesSara Walker and Maulik Parikh from the Beyond Center for Fundamental Concepts in Science at Arizona State University.

ASK A PHYSICIST: Is ET Lurking in our Cosmic Backyard?
October 26, 2020 - 6:00pm

Join us for a monthly webinar series, ASK A PHYSICIST, with renowned physicists Paul DaviesSara Walker and Maulik Parikh from the Beyond Center for Fundamental Concepts in Science at Arizona State University. Each month they will address the big questions in physics, and we will allow you to submit your questions ahead of time to add to the discussion!

ASK A PHYSICIST: What is the origin of time's arrow?
September 28, 2020 - 6:00pm

Join us for a monthly webinar series, ASK A PHYSICIST, with renowned physicists Paul DaviesSara Walker and Maulik Parikh from the Beyond Center for Fundamental Concepts in Science at Arizona State University. Each month they will address the big questions in physics, and we will allow you to submit your questions ahead of time to add to the discussion!

Morality: Restoring the Common Good in Divided Times, a Conversation with Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks
September 10, 2020 - 11:00am

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, an international religious leader, philosopher, award-winning author and respected moral voice will be joined by directors of four academic centers at Arizona State University for a dynamic livestream conversation centered around the release of his latest book "Morality: Restoring the Common Good in Divided Times".

ASK A PHYSICIST: Are we living in a computer simulation?
August 31, 2020 - 6:00pm

Join us for a monthly webinar series, ASK A PHYSICIST, with renowned physicists Paul Davies, Sara Walker and Maulik Parikh from the Beyond Center for Fundamental Concepts in Science at Arizona State Univ

April Coffee@Beyond with Hyunju Kim
April 27, 2020 - 3:00pm

Due to COVID-19, this month's Coffee@Beyond will be postponed to the Fall 2020 Semester. 

On Intelligence: Charting unknown evolutionary pathways

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March Coffee@Beyond with Erik Hoel
March 30, 2020 - 3:00pm

Due to COVID-19, this month's Coffee@Beyond will be postponed. 

Can Computers be Conscious?

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February Coffee@Beyond with Sara Walker
February 24, 2020 - 3:00pm

Designing alien drugs?

Livestream available here: https://asu.zoom.us/j/664850637

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