Closer to Truth
This series on Cosmos, Consciousness and God is a global journey in search of the vital ideas of existence. It explores fundamental issues through intimate, candid conversations with leading scientists, philosophers, scholars, theologians and creative thinkers of all kinds. Dr Robert Lawrence Kuhn, creator and host of the series, seeks answers to fundamental issues of universe, meaning and purpose, with each episode featuring 4 to 7 of the world's foremost thinkers.
Closer to Truth Previous Broadcasts
What Would It Feel Like to Be God? (Episode #1203)
KQED World: Fri, Sep 19, 2014 -- 4:30 AM
God is said to be all-powerful, all-knowing, all-good. But what is God's private mental life? Is this asking too much, going too far?
- KQED World: Fri, Sep 19, 2014 -- 10:30 AM
How Do Humans Differ from Other Animals? (Episode #1202)
KQED World: Fri, Sep 12, 2014 -- 4:30 AM
Physically, humans and animals seem similar. Mentally, humans seem so superior. What's so special about human nature?
- KQED World: Fri, Sep 12, 2014 -- 10:30 AM
Did The Universe Have A Beginning? (Episode #1201)
KQED World: Fri, Sep 5, 2014 -- 4:30 AM
Some scientists claim that the universe did not have a beginning. Some theologians contend that the universe did not need a beginning.
- KQED World: Fri, Sep 5, 2014 -- 10:30 AM