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Critical Realism in Science and Religion? (Episode #1802)

KQED World: Fri, Nov 24, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

What's the world as it really is? Not filtered, not represented, not interpreted. Bedrock reality. Meaning and purpose, if any, depends on it. But can we know if what we perceive is bedrock reality?

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  • KQED World: Fri, Nov 24, 2017 -- 10:30 AM

Is The Multiverse Real? (Episode #1801)

KQED World: Fri, Nov 17, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

What could be more startling than many universes - multiple universes, innumerable universes, perhaps an infinite number of universes? But does the multiverse really exist?

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  • KQED World: Fri, Nov 17, 2017 -- 10:30 AM

Marvin Minsky: Like No Other (Episode #1613)

KQED World: Fri, Nov 10, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

One of artificial intelligence's legendary pioneers, Marvin Minsky, recently died. With this tribute, we celebrate his penetrating analysis of brains, minds, AI, religion and God.

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  • KQED World: Fri, Nov 10, 2017 -- 10:30 AM

Does Philosophy Help Science? (Episode #1612)

KQED World: Fri, Nov 3, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

What constitutes good science? Are there limits to science? If so, what are the boundaries? How deep can science dig into the foundations of the world?

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  • KQED World: Fri, Nov 3, 2017 -- 10:30 AM
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