Closer To Truth

Episode Guide

Season 17

Huston Smith: Tribute To A Religious Visionary (#1707)

Airs: Friday, March 31
Huston Smith, world religion scholar and seeker of the Divine in diverse religions, died on ...

What Is God's Own Being? (#1706)

Airs: Friday, March 24
To what kind of entity does the word "God" refer? What is this God that all worship or dismiss? ...

Can Metaphysics Discern God II? (#1705)

Airs: Friday, March 17
Metaphysics seeks insights into fundamental features of existence: It does not depend on human ...

Can Metaphysics Discern God I? (#1704)

Airs: Friday, March 10
How to think about God rationally, logically, profoundly, critically. We have no illusion that ...

How The Subconscious Affects Us (#1703)

Airs: Friday, March 3
There is more to our mental lives than the current content of our awareness. Our subconscious ...

How Does Faith Work? (#1702)

Can God be known only by faith? What is faith? What does faith feel like? Can faith be actionable, ...

Death Disrupted? (#1701)

Religions offer life after death. Many people are skeptical. Evidence for post-mortem survival? ...

Season 16

Marvin Minsky: Like No Other (#1613)

One of artificial intelligence's legendary pioneers, Marvin Minsky, recently died. With this ...

Does Philosophy Help Science? (#1612)

What constitutes good science? Are there limits to science? If so, what are the boundaries? How ...

What Is Philosophy Of Science? (#1611)

Can science discover all truths? Or are there truths beyond science? What is science? A process? A ...

Fallacies In Arguing For God? (#1610)

When believers argue that God exists, what mistakes do they make? What are their errors in logic as ...

Does Consciousness Defeat Materialism? (#1609)

Does anything exist beyond the physical world? If yes, could consciousness undermine materialism? ...

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