Speakers' Bureau Topics
Intelligent Design Network of New Mexico Speakers’ Bureau Topics
We will provide speakers for single topics that can be covered in roughly one hour, depending on your schedule requirements, or we can provide a series of presentations and videos that would be appropriate for workshops, seminars, or retreats. To request a speaker or to get more information, contact Mike Edenburn at 505-869-2911 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
What is Intelligent Design? (60 minutes)
What intelligent design is and what it is not
It is not religion.
It is not creation science.
It is not a replacement theory for Darwinian evolution.
It is based on observation of scientific evidence.
Characteristics of intelligent design
A brief history of the intelligent design movement
Intelligent design and education
The current legal status of intelligent design
Objectives of the intelligent design movement
A Survey of Scientific Evidence about Evolution and Design (60 minutes)
Natural synthesis of organic molecules
The fossil record
Homology and embryology
Micro- and macro- evolution
The limits of neo-Darwinian evolution
Design in biology
Modern concept of the cell
DNA, RNA, and proteins
Design in the cosmos
Videos Related to Design--Show and Discuss (60 minute videos)
Unlocking the Mystery of Life
Icons of Evolution
Science Topics in More Depth (60 minutes each)
Methodological Naturalism and the Integrity of Science
Micro-, Macro-, and Mega-Evolution
The Basic Characteristics of the Fossil Record
The Modern Concept of the Cell
The Modern Concept of the Genome
The Current Status of Origin of Life Research
The Anthropic Coincidences (Cosmic Fine Tuning)
Microprocessor Controlled Systems at the Molecular Level
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