An Invitation to Become a Closer To Truth Member
An invitation to become a member from Robert Lawrence Kuhn, host and creator of Closer To Truth
Leonard Mlodinow: Stephen Hawking
One of the most influential physicists of our time, Stephen Hawking changed our understanding of the cosmos. Recalling his nearly two decades as Hawking’s collaborator and friend, Leonard Mlodinow brings this complex man into focus in an inspiring and deeply intimate portrayal.
Michio Kaku: The God Equation
When Newton discovered the law of gravity, he unified the rules governing the heavens and the Earth. Since then, physicists have been placing new forces into ever-grander theories. But perhaps the ultimate challenge is achieving a monumental synthesis of the two remaining theories—relativity and the quantum theory.
Daniel Dennett & Gregg Caruso: Just Deserts
If it turns out that no one is ever free and morally responsible, what would that mean for society, morality, meaning, and the law?
Julian Barbour: The Janus Point
Why is there an “arrow of time” in that time seems to flow in one direction, always forward? In this exclusive excerpt from his new book, Julian Barbour offers a radical answer: it doesn’t.
A Darwinian Reflects on the Coronavirus Pandemic
Would it be right to start things up again, even though people like me would be under more threat than if all stayed closed indefinitely?
Mario Livio: Galileo and the Science Deniers
An exclusive excerpt from Mario Livio's new book about the life of Galileo Galilei, his discoveries and how he was challenged by science deniers.
Sean Carroll: Something Deeply Hidden
An exclusive excerpt from Sean Carroll's new book about the essential puzzle of quantum mechanics.
Robert Lawrence Kuhn: “Virtual Immortality”
Virtual Immortality: Why the Mind-Body Problem is Still a Problem.