Can Scientists Believe in Miracles?
Professor Colin Humphreys delivered this lecture on 2nd March 2004 in the Winstanley Lecture Theatre in Trinity College, Cambridge. He was introduced by Professor Bob White. The lecture was followed by questions from the audience and later a dinner/discussion at St Edmunds College.

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Brief Biography

Prof. Colin Humphreys

Colin Humphreys is Goldsmiths' Professor of Materials Science and head of the Rolls Royce University Technology Centre at the University of Cambridge. He is president of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering and has been honoured with a CBE for services to science research and communication. He has published over 400 scientific papers in research areas ranging from computer chips to eternal lightbulbs. He also has a passion for examining the Bible in the light of science, bringing to bear his expertise in chemistry, astronomy and geology. In this vein, he has recently published a book entitled The Miracles of the Exodus (Continuum, 2003).

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