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10.2 Did The Universe Have A Beginning? The program examines some scientists claims that the universe did not have a beginning, and that some theologians contend that the universe did not need a beginning.
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1201 FR 09/05/14 06:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Did The Universe Have A Beginning? The program examines some scientists claims that the universe did not have a beginning, and that some theologians contend that the universe did not need a beginning.
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1201 FR 09/05/14 12:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 How Do Humans Differ from Other Animals? In this episode, the similarities between humans and animals are examined and why humans are more advanced mentally.
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1202 FR 09/12/14 06:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 How Do Humans Differ from Other Animals? In this episode, the similarities between humans and animals are examined and why humans are more advanced mentally.
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1202 FR 09/12/14 12:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 What Would It Feel Like to Be God? God is said to be all-powerful, all-knowing, all-good. But can we explain God's private mental life?
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1203 FR 09/19/14 06:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 What Would It Feel Like to Be God? God is said to be all-powerful, all-knowing, all-good. But can we explain God's private mental life?
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1203 FR 09/19/14 12:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 What's The New Atheism? People hope God exists, which is why some listen to atheists and follow their arguments. If hope trumps reason they may be entombed in false belief.
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1204 FR 09/26/14 06:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 What's The New Atheism? People hope God exists, which is why some listen to atheists and follow their arguments. If hope trumps reason they may be entombed in false belief.
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1204 FR 09/26/14 12:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 How Does Personal Identity Persist Through Time? Is the self an illusion? Every molecule of the body changes many times over. Yet the sense self is the same. Leading scientists, scholars and artists to debate latest discoveries and their impact on the human condition. Robert Lawrence Kuhn hosts.
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1205 FR 10/03/14 06:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 How Does Personal Identity Persist Through Time? Is the self an illusion? Every molecule of the body changes many times over. Yet the sense self is the same. Leading scientists, scholars and artists to debate latest discoveries and their impact on the human condition. Robert Lawrence Kuhn hosts.
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1205 FR 10/03/14 12:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Can Philosophy of Religion Find God? Philosophy enables analysis and provokes insight in order to examine questions about God.
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1206 FR 10/10/14 06:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Can Philosophy of Religion Find God? Philosophy enables analysis and provokes insight in order to examine questions about God.
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1206 FR 10/10/14 12:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Why Do We Sleep? Experts explain what sleeping and dreaming reveals about consciousness.
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1207 FR 10/17/14 06:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Why Do We Sleep? Experts explain what sleeping and dreaming reveals about consciousness.
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1207 FR 10/17/14 12:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Does Cosmic Fine Tuning Demand Explanation? Host Robert Lawrence Kuhn and guests talk about the universe and deep physical laws.
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1208 FR 10/24/14 06:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Does Cosmic Fine Tuning Demand Explanation? Host Robert Lawrence Kuhn and guests talk about the universe and deep physical laws.
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1208 FR 10/24/14 12:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Why Obsess About Free Will? Free will probes consciousness, but some say that 'free will' is just a trick of the brain. Host Robert Lawrence Kuhn investigates.
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1209 FR 10/31/14 06:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Why Obsess About Free Will? Free will probes consciousness, but some say that 'free will' is just a trick of the brain. Host Robert Lawrence Kuhn investigates.
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1209 FR 10/31/14 12:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.1 How Belief Systems Work Host Robert Lawrence Kuhn explores "how we believe" may be more important than "what we believe."
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1010 SU 09/07/14 05:00am 00:26:46 - (CC) × ST
36.1 Do Religions Complement Or Contradict? Religions clash and compete-and that's a problem for those who believe or want to believe. Host Robert Lawrence Kuhn examines conflicting religions.
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1011 SU 09/14/14 05:00am 00:26:47 - (CC) × ST
36.1 Why Is Free Will A Mystery? Host Robert Lawrence Kuhn explores free will and determinism. Both affect morality, responsibility, even consciousness.
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1012 SU 09/21/14 05:00am 00:26:45 - (CC) × ST
36.1 Does The Brain Abolish Free Will? Robert Lawrence Kuhn examines the vast and competing claims about free will. (13 of 13)
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1013 SU 09/28/14 05:00am 00:26:46 - (CC) × ST
36.1 Time at Sea Is time the ultimate stage on which all events play? Some physicists and philosophers say No-time is an Illusion; time is not real. Dr. Robert Lawrence Kuhn explores how this could be true. (1 of 13)
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1101 SU 10/05/14 05:00am 00:26:45 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.1 What Is Time? To appreciate Time is to touch the texture of reality. Does Time differ from our common perceptions of it? Is Time fixed or flexible? Dr. Robert Lawrence Kuhn interviews experts and gets their opinions. (2 of 13)
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1102 SU 10/12/14 05:00am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.1 Why Believe In God? Dr. Robert Lawrence Kuhn and guests explore whether belief is a circular path of self-deception--or, the shortest route to bedrock reality. (3 of 13)
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1103 SU 10/19/14 05:00am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.1 Alternative Concepts of God Philosophers explore novel ideas of what God may be like. Dr. Robert Lawrence Kuhn and guests explore how they challenge classical theism-the personal creator of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. (4 of 13)
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1104 SU 10/26/14 05:00am 00:26:45 (RPT) (CC) × ST