All Videos Tagged theory (Think Atheist) - Think Atheist 2014-07-31T06:22:27Z http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/video/listTagged?tag=theory&rss=yes&xn_auth=no Welcome to Jesusland (Part 19) - Stephen Hawking Is An Idiot?!? tag:www.thinkatheist.com,2014-06-17:1982180:Video:1465431 2014-06-17T02:30:28.941Z EducationIsCool http://www.thinkatheist.com/profile/EducationIsCool <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/welcome-to-jesusland-part-19-stephen-hawking-is-an-idiot"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/p5H7N8Ot6oP35mLT0VLMRlZWoD*8MnrAi7eur8sLFb9Y60xEygoClwuL7D1HzOHoiGED1gUgAPZ3H7*yx7fkAOv505SozRdz/1069432339.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>Video response to Lori Harfenist aka “The Resident” and her 2011 video, “Stephen Hawking is an Idiot,” which you can watch below:<br></br> <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iTwAPEc_U20">https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iTwAPEc_U20</a><br></br> <br></br> This video is for educational/commentary purposes and the use of the clips/images within it fall under… <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/welcome-to-jesusland-part-19-stephen-hawking-is-an-idiot"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/p5H7N8Ot6oP35mLT0VLMRlZWoD*8MnrAi7eur8sLFb9Y60xEygoClwuL7D1HzOHoiGED1gUgAPZ3H7*yx7fkAOv505SozRdz/1069432339.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Video response to Lori Harfenist aka “The Resident” and her 2011 video, “Stephen Hawking is an Idiot,” which you can watch below:<br /> <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iTwAPEc_U20">https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iTwAPEc_U20</a><br /> <br /> This video is for educational/commentary purposes and the use of the clips/images within it fall under the FAIR USE clause under section 107 of copyright law. This video DOES NOT violate copyright, as it provides criticism and commentary for educational/critical commentary purposes and is transformative in nature as well as noncommercial. Anyone is free to download and mirror this video for educational purposes only.<br /> <a href="http://www.copyright.gov/title17/92chap1.html#107">http://www.copyright.gov/title17/92chap1.html#107</a><br /> <a href="http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/17/107">http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/17/107</a><br /> <br /> Another “blast from the past” video! This time, I go after progressive political commentator Lori Harfenist, who generalizes all atheists among other things. In this slightly edited reuploaded video, I respond to some of her statements made here, as well as providing helpful critical commentary.<br /> <br /> References:<br /> Greene, Richard Allen. (2010). “Stephen Hawking: God didn’t create universe.” CNN. <a href="http://www.cnn.com/2010/WORLD/europe/09/02/hawking.god.universe/index.html?iref=mpstoryview">http://www.cnn.com/2010/WORLD/europe/09/02/hawking.god.universe/index.html?iref=mpstoryview</a><br /> Hawking, Stephen and Mlodinow, Leonard. (2010). The Grand Design. New York: Bantam Books.<br /> Moorcock, Michael. (2010). “Book review: ‘The Grand Design’ by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow.” Los Angeles Times. <a href="http://articles.latimes.com/2010/sep/05/entertainment/la-ca-stephen-hawking-20100905">http://articles.latimes.com/2010/sep/05/entertainment/la-ca-stephen-hawking-20100905</a><br /> Trefil, James. (2010). “Review of ‘The Grand Design,’ by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow.” Washington Post. <a href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/09/03/AR2010090302118.html">http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/09/03/AR2010090302118.html</a><br /> Watt, Nick. (2010). “Stephen Hawking: Science Makes God Unnecessary.” <a href="http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/stephen-hawking-science-makes-god-unnecessary/story?id=11571150">http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/stephen-hawking-science-makes-god-unnecessary/story?id=11571150</a><br /> <br /> Tags: Stephen Hawking, Stephen Hawking is an Idiot, Stephen Hawking is an Idiot response, Lori Harfenist, The Resident, Lori Harfenist The Resident, theresident, atheism, atheists, atheist, religion, criticism of religion, physics, astronomy, cosmology, string theory, m theory, quantum mechanics, black holes, god, gods, deities, afterlife, generalizations, video response, The GrandDesign, A Brief History of Time, Jesusland, Welcome to Jesusland (Part 19), Welcome to Jesusland, The Fantastic Skeptic, EducationIsCool Wonder And Joy tag:www.thinkatheist.com,2014-02-21:1982180:Video:1435651 2014-02-21T13:56:56.112Z Paul Martin http://www.thinkatheist.com/profile/PaulMartin <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/wonder-and-joy"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/FBfnXTo9RIHgFv6Zu0gYVPk3qgjdLLyVbOVUJvnoKPMhNq-hKuYs0SmBcifa5k5PzxAvQJ01swJuv7VjcG*MoLjlIEbPoARj/1054921355.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>An original freethought song I performed on January 19th, 2014 at the Freethought Arizona monthly meeting and lecture, about the cosmos, the natural world and quantum theory.<br></br> <br></br> My thanks to David E Comings MD, "Did Man Create God" pub 2007, Paul Kurtz, "The Future of Secular Humanism in America", Free Inquiry Magazine Aug/Sept 2009, and Lawrence Rifkin, "Sublime Naturalism", Free… <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/wonder-and-joy"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/FBfnXTo9RIHgFv6Zu0gYVPk3qgjdLLyVbOVUJvnoKPMhNq-hKuYs0SmBcifa5k5PzxAvQJ01swJuv7VjcG*MoLjlIEbPoARj/1054921355.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />An original freethought song I performed on January 19th, 2014 at the Freethought Arizona monthly meeting and lecture, about the cosmos, the natural world and quantum theory.<br /> <br /> My thanks to David E Comings MD, "Did Man Create God" pub 2007, Paul Kurtz, "The Future of Secular Humanism in America", Free Inquiry Magazine Aug/Sept 2009, and Lawrence Rifkin, "Sublime Naturalism", Free Inquiry Magazine Aug/Sept 2009 for their inspiring articles.<br /> <br /> WONDER AND JOY<br /> <br /> our galaxy filled with four hundred billion stars they say<br /> shining bright giving light throughout the Milky Way<br /> spiral arms reaching fifty thousand light years out<br /> speeding through space Andromeda en-route<br /> the circle of life goes round and round<br /> birth, life and death - all species are bound<br /> the cosmic mysteries uncovered - discovered in nature<br /> knowledge and understanding of every creature<br /> <br /> wonder and joy, moon and the stars<br /> wonder and joy, beauty and love<br /> wonder and joy, in the natural world<br /> wonder and joy, moon and the stars<br /> wonder and joy, beauty and love<br /> wonder and joy, wonder and joy, wonder and joy<br /> <br /> deep feelings and human emotions begin<br /> creativity and love inspired from within<br /> evidence, logic, and reason to celebrate another day<br /> beauty and awe in knowing natures way<br /> we hear music, we see sunsets and walk in the woods<br /> we feel a connection to this beautiful world<br /> breathing in air - we love being alive<br /> existing on this planet where we thrive<br /> <br /> wonder and joy, moon and the stars<br /> wonder and joy, beauty and love<br /> wonder and joy, in the natural world<br /> wonder and joy, moon and the stars<br /> wonder and joy, beauty and love<br /> wonder and joy, wonder and joy, wonder and joy<br /> wonder and joy, wonder and joy, wonder and joy<br /> <br /> uncertainty and weirdness theories - anthropic principles<br /> and the observer - riding on waves and particles<br /> beyond what we know - mysteries of the quantum<br /> forces of the universe - can't stop them<br /> M-theory - of everything - the T.O.E.<br /> parallel and multiverse and cyclic cosmology<br /> the universe we know made of vibrating strings<br /> matter and anti-matter clashing and exploding things<br /> <br /> wonder and joy, moon and the stars<br /> wonder and joy, beauty and love<br /> wonder and joy, in the natural world<br /> wonder and joy, moon and the stars<br /> wonder and joy, beauty and love<br /> wonder and joy, wonder and joy, wonder and joy<br /> wonder and joy, wonder and joy, wonder and joy<br /> <br /> © 2009 Paul Martin Words &amp; Music by Paul Martin Jon Huntsman discussing science, evolution, and global warming tag:www.thinkatheist.com,2011-09-08:1982180:Video:835895 2011-09-08T08:19:43.698Z Sassan K. http://www.thinkatheist.com/profile/SassanK <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/jon-huntsman-discussing-science-evolution-and-global-warming"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/EssCt4WW*0pRw9ee2no9xkF-XblQ4npAvqRbygJmVzwFdjSrqUFYRkwC0sLBgv2vTVg6Gx6NNbGOPJPtC2b9cg__/26314424.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Video I personally edited/uploaded for y'all.. <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/jon-huntsman-discussing-science-evolution-and-global-warming"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/EssCt4WW*0pRw9ee2no9xkF-XblQ4npAvqRbygJmVzwFdjSrqUFYRkwC0sLBgv2vTVg6Gx6NNbGOPJPtC2b9cg__/26314424.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Video I personally edited/uploaded for y'all.. How To Argue With Idiots tag:www.thinkatheist.com,2011-07-05:1982180:Video:730470 2011-07-05T13:06:35.378Z NotinMyName2050 http://www.thinkatheist.com/profile/NotinMyName2050 <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/how-to-argue-with-idiots"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/F3TnLgZS0jc0k7ft2HGEt0NyvcbcU0m0x96Nkxq7L-NfHPu1yU6jr6Rf9jzgUullPlxcU-0K6BUin*yBpJwmFf8qNN-hzMywzaDeVAqwn2w_/797974234.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A few hard-learned lessons about how to engage in debate with online blowhards. (I've left a little joke in the video for any grammar Nazi types among you, s... <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/how-to-argue-with-idiots"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/F3TnLgZS0jc0k7ft2HGEt0NyvcbcU0m0x96Nkxq7L-NfHPu1yU6jr6Rf9jzgUullPlxcU-0K6BUin*yBpJwmFf8qNN-hzMywzaDeVAqwn2w_/797974234.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A few hard-learned lessons about how to engage in debate with online blowhards. (I've left a little joke in the video for any grammar Nazi types among you, s... "Evolution is Only a Theory" tag:www.thinkatheist.com,2011-05-19:1982180:Video:668168 2011-05-19T19:17:01.226Z Steve Shives http://www.thinkatheist.com/profile/SteveShives <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/evolution-is-only-a-theory"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com/files/kDjf1ak5pfDeWlmRiYTbTggcmOi5zZrpIvkIRqHl6JUdCMTCVMd3ponuCAlJsUR4xjcQCDsmQi3tJpR*UNDBKMIkFym0Sy8NHRtVUXUaxhQ_/524901723.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>In this episode of my series, Creationist Arguments I'm Tired of Hearing, I examine the oft-heard creationist claim that evolution is "only a theory." I explain why this claim betrays an ignorance of not only evolution, but of science in general, and why no one who wants to have a serious discussion on the subject should ever make… <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/evolution-is-only-a-theory"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/kDjf1ak5pfDeWlmRiYTbTggcmOi5zZrpIvkIRqHl6JUdCMTCVMd3ponuCAlJsUR4xjcQCDsmQi3tJpR*UNDBKMIkFym0Sy8NHRtVUXUaxhQ_/524901723.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />In this episode of my series, Creationist Arguments I'm Tired of Hearing, I examine the oft-heard creationist claim that evolution is "only a theory." I explain why this claim betrays an ignorance of not only evolution, but of science in general, and why no one who wants to have a serious discussion on the subject should ever make it.