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 Exists? (Episode #1710)
KQED World: Fri, Apr 21, 2017 -- 3:30 AM
Lots of things exist. But what's truly fundamental? The challenge is to discern the minimum number of basic categories that explains the entirety of existence.
- KQED World: Fri, Apr 21, 2017 -- 10:30 AM
Why Philosophy of Physics & Cosmology? (Episode #1709)
KQED World: Fri, Apr 14, 2017 -- 3:30 AM
The observable universe may contain two trillion galaxies and there may be innumerable universes. Is there ultimate unification, a final theory? Search for deep harmony. Discern deep meaning.
- KQED World: Fri, Apr 14, 2017 -- 10:30 AM
Observing Physics, Observing Nature? (Episode #1708)
KQED World: Fri, Apr 7, 2017 -- 3:30 AM
Why is an observer key to quantum physics? Does the act of observation affect what exists and what happens in the external world? Why is Observation in the quantum world a mystery?
- KQED World: Fri, Apr 7, 2017 -- 10:30 AM