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
Big Questions In Free Will Part I (Episode #1410)
KQED World: Fri, Oct 9, 2015 -- 4:30 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, Oct 9, 2015 -- 10:30 AM
Toward A Science of Consciousness (Episode #1409)
KQED World: Fri, Oct 2, 2015 -- 4:30 AM
Why do we have inner awareness? Why does it 'feel like something' inside to see, hear, taste, think? It's called 'consciousness' and it seems mysterious-but can science explain it? We talk to experts at the 20th biennial conference, "Toward a Science of Consciousness."
- KQED World: Fri, Oct 2, 2015 -- 10:30 AM