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
Must Multiple Universes Exist? (Episode #1408)
KQED World: Fri, Jun 26, 2015 -- 4:30 AM
Of all human knowledge, the most stunning may be multiple universes-very many universes, perhaps an infinite number of universes. Are multiple universes-the 'multiverse'-scientific fact, theory or speculation?
- KQED World: Fri, Jun 26, 2015 -- 10:30 AM
Why A Body in a Resurrection? (Episode #1407)
KQED World: Fri, Jun 19, 2015 -- 4:30 AM
Judaism, Christianity and Islam teach the 'resurrection of the body', the person brought back to life. But isn't a 'body' out of place in a nonphysical hereafter? Isn't a body a burden throughout eternity? Moreover, how to resurrect a body?
- KQED World: Fri, Jun 19, 2015 -- 10:30 AM
Does Information Create The Cosmos? (Episode #1406)
KQED World: Fri, Jun 12, 2015 -- 4:30 AM
Of what is reality made? What are the most basic building blocks from which the cosmos is constructed? Particles? Mass-Energy? Forces? Fields? A new candidate is 'Information'-'IT from BIT'.
- KQED World: Fri, Jun 12, 2015 -- 10:30 AM
What Is Truth? (Episode #1405)
KQED World: Fri, Jun 5, 2015 -- 4:30 AM
Everyone wants to know 'Truth'. But what is Truth? People argue about Truth; people fight about Truth-consider politics and religion. But what is the basic meaning of Truth itself?
- KQED World: Fri, Jun 5, 2015 -- 10:30 AM