Closer to Truth

  • 2000
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

Panel discussions of new developments in the fields of science, social science and the humanities. Episodes include the mind and brain; creativity and thinking; technology and society; and health and sex. The series originated at PBS station KCET in Los Angeles.

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What Are the Big Questions of Science?

First Aired: May 14, 2000

Discussing the key areas focused on by the scientific world. The panel includes astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, author Timothy Ferris (“Coming of Age in the Milky Way”), evolutionary biologist Francisco Ayala, philosophy professor Patricia Churchland and theoretical physicist Steve Koonin.

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  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Panel discussions of new developments in the fields of science, social science and the humanities. Episodes include the mind and brain; creativity and thinking; technology and society; and health and sex. The series originated at PBS station KCET in Los An… (more)

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