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Sister Joan Chittister on Aging Gracefully, Einstein's God, and More

Finding new meaning in the last third of life; William Lobdell: how reporting on religion made me lose my faith; and...

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Episode 141: Battery-Operated Kissing Cousins

Keith brings an updated of our old friend The North Pond Hermit. Greg stereotypes old people as thieves. And The Duo...

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Frontiers Lecture: Brilliant Blunders

To err is human, even if you’re a scientist. In this podcast, astrophysicist Mario Livio discusses the interesting...

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Brian Greene — Reimagining the Cosmos

A thrilling, mind-bending view of the cosmos and of the human adventure of modern science. In a conversation ranging...

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[Unedited] Brian Greene with Krista Tippett Krista Tippett Public Producti
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[Unedited] Brian Greene with Krista Tippett

The discoveries which the physicist Brian Greene spends his life pondering lead to a thrilling, mind-bending view of...

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Keith Devlin — The Joy of Math: Learning and What It Means To Be Human Krista Tippett Public Producti
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Keith Devlin — The Joy of Math: Learning and What It Means To Be Human

Mathematical equations are like sonnets says Keith Devlin. What most of us learn in school, he says, doesn’t begin to...

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[Unedited] Keith Devlin with Krista Tippett Krista Tippett Public Producti
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[Unedited] Keith Devlin with Krista Tippett

Keith Devlin is a mathematician and executive director of H-STAR at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California....

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Time Is Cubic

We discuss the incomprihensable Timecube, learn that Alien 3 watching is a sport, and find out why this podcast is...

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Science Chat - Episode 32: ESOF 2010 retro... Would Einstein be on Twitter

Science Chat talk to Barbara Diehl about the seminar presented in ESOF 2010 exploring the potential and limits of Web...

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Black Hole Mischief: Is Relativity in Trouble?

It wasn’t long after Einstein amazed the world with his theory of general relativity in 1915 that physicists were...

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General Relativity for Beginners with Anthony Aguirre. Pt. 2 of 2 (Re-run)

Cosmologist Anthony Aguirre and I continue our jaunt through General Relativity. Last week we presented some of the...

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General Relativity for Beginners with Anthony Aguirre. Pt. 1 of 2 (Re-run)

It was Einstein’s greatest idea, and one of the most audacious leaps of scientific imagination ever. Much of what...

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Morphing from Innovation Laggard to Innovation Leader

The buzz: Innovation. If you wonder why your organization has not achieved legendary status as an innovator in your...

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The Power of Group Thinking: Inspiring YOU to Innovate!

The buzz: Yes, you! A Design Thinking training participant told the instructor, “This is not for me. I am leaving.”...

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Martian Allure | FULL SHOW | #283

"The Martian" has sparked much interest in the exploration of Mars recently. We discuss all the possibilities with...

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Martian Allure | FULL SHOW | #283

"The Martian" has sparked much interest in the exploration of Mars recently. We discuss all the possibilities with...

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The Martian | SEGMENT 1 | #283

There is a resurgence in human interest in space from many different organizations. Silver Ships Trilogy Author,...

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It Goes Both Ways | SEGMENT 2 | #283

Science and science fiction have been driving each other since the day of H.G. Wells and his sci-fi idea for radar....

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Free Mars! | SEGMENT 3 | #283

One of the factors that lead to America breaking away from Britain was the distance between them. Would a Martian...

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Space, Time, Gravity | SEGMENT 4 | #283

What is the theory of relativity all about? Science Author, Dr. Jeffrey Bennett, gives us a crash course on...

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