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.
Why Obsess About Free Will? (#1209) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
Free will probes consciousness, examines what it means to pick, choose, select, decide. But some say that 'free will' is just a trick of the brain.
Why Seek An Alternative God? (#1210) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
God, if there is a God, a personal, conscious, all-powerful Supreme Being? Some offer radically different concepts of "God".
Panentheism: Is The World In God? (#1211) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
The search for God leads to strange ideas. Compare Pantheism, God is the world, with Panentheism, the world is in God but God is more than the world.
What Is Nothing? (#1212) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
What if nothing ever existed? Scientists claim that the universe came from nothing. But what's the nature of nothing? That's where the confusion lies.
Why Anything at All? (#1213) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
Why is there a world, a cosmos, something-instead of absolutely nothing at all? Of all the big questions, this is the biggest. Beware: this is no ordinary question.