The Aspen Ideas Festival is an annual week long gathering that offers a variety of programs, tutorials, seminars, discussions and events that bring together vibrant intellectual exchange. You'll hear on some of the live sessions from the Aspen Ideas Festival here on Aspen Public Radio.
In the United States, 25 percent of young adults under age 30 do not claim affiliation with any particular religion. What does this new reality mean for communities of faith, and culture at large, as a generation of Americans increasingly turns away from such identity-forming institutions?
Brian Greene is a professor of physics and mathematics at Columbia University and widely recognized for groundbreaking discoveries in superstring theory, including the co-discoveries of mirror symmetry and topology change.