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
Can Free Will Survive God's Fore-Knowledge (Episode #1412)
KQED World: Fri, Jan 20, 2017 -- 3:30 AM
The tension between human free will and God's knowledge of the future threatens both. It's called God's 'foreknowledge'-God knowing now what will happen later-and one need not believe in God to appreciate the puzzles.
Big Questions In Free Will Part II (Episode #1411)
KQED World: Fri, Jan 13, 2017 -- 3:30 AM
How we think about free will affects how we live our lives and structure our societies. In Part II of our following the multi-year 'Big Questions in Free Will' project, experts discuss the psychological, social and moral aspects of Free Will.
- KQED World: Fri, Jan 13, 2017 -- 10:30 AM
Big Questions In Free Will Part I (Episode #1410)
KQED World: Fri, Jan 6, 2017 -- 3:30 AM
What is free will? Do we have free will? The 'Big Questions in Free Will' project tackles these issues in a multi-year study. In Part I, Scientists and philosophers research, test, and advance thinking on free will.
- KQED World: Fri, Jan 6, 2017 -- 10:30 AM