IQ2 debates are generally well run and civil, but there may be some enjoyable fireworks at this one, with Lawrence Krauss on the panel. Their live webcasts are free.
Science Refutes God (click the LIVE STREAMING link)
Debate: 6:45-8:30 PM (Eastern)
Dec. 5, 2012
For those of you in New York, tickets are sold out.
FOR: Lawrence Krauss, theoretical physicist, Foundation Professor of the School of Earth and Space Exploration
Michael Shermer, Founding Publisher of Skeptic magazine and author
AGAINST: Ian Hutchinson, Professor of Nuclear Science and Engineering at MIT
Dinesh D’Souza, author
For lots of pre-debate reading, go to IQ2‘s research page here.
If you have trouble with the live stream, try here.
(FORA.tv apparently plans a free live stream of this debate)
A similar debate was held last March at Caltech (“The Great Debate: Has Science Refuted Religion?”) with the same participants except Sean Carroll instead of Lawrence Krauss. It can be viewed on YouTube here.