Video chat with author and blogger Mark Shea about whether the success of Peter Jackson's three-part adaptation of Tolkien's The Hobbit will tempt the director to go back and tinker with his award-winning Lord of the Rings films.
Highlights from a panel held at Boston University on October 24th, 2012. Featuring Dr. Salman Halmeed of Hampshire College, Dr. Ehab Abouheif of McGill University, Dr. Rana Dajani of Hashemite University, and Dr. Omar Sultan Haque of Harvard University. Presented by the American Islamic Congress and Project Nur, with support from the John Templeton Foundation.
Highlights from the first of a series of panels on science and Islam, presented by the American Islamic Congress and Project Nur, with support from the John Templeton Foundation. This first panel, Qur'anic Concepts and Scientific Theories, was held on April 4th, 2012, at University of Iowa. The panel was moderated by Dr. Ali Hasan, assistant professor of Philosophy at the university, and featured Dr. Nidhal Guessoum, professor of Physics at the American University of Sharjah, UAE and Dr. Salman Hameed, professor of Integrated Science and the Humanities at Hampshire College, and myself.