Dr. Robert Lawrence Kuhn, Ph.D.

Dr. Robert Lawrence Kuhn, Ph.D.

Robert Lawrence Kuhn is the creator, writer, executive producer, and host of Closer To Truth—the public television series that invites leading scientists, philosophers, and creative thinkers to discuss fundamental questions of consciousness, the cosmos, and meaning.

After completing his undergraduate degree in human biology at Johns Hopkins University, Dr. Kuhn went on to earn a doctorate in Anatomy/Brain Research from the University of California, Los Angeles, and then later, a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Dr. Kuhn has published more than 30 books, including The Mystery of Existence: Why Is There Anything At All? (with John Leslie); Closer To Truth: Challenging Current Belief; Closer To Truth: Science, Meaning and the Future; How China’s Leaders Think (featuring President Xi Jinping); and The Man Who Changed China: The Life and Legacy of Jiang Zemin (China’s best-selling book in 2005).

 

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  1. Audio Bundle: What’s New with Atheism? The Thoughtful Person’s Guide to Understanding Non-Belief + Unbelief: Understanding Atheism - 8 CDs Total
  2. Are Science and Religion at War?

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    Why has science–religion dialogue gotten so heated?

    For some, science and religion occupy separate, irreconcilable spheres. For others, they share a common goal: to explore big questions and synthesize knowledge.

    Now, in this series of 17 one-on-one interviews, you have the privilege of hearing from leading voices in the debate. Most of the featured experts are professional scientists. While some consider religion irrelevant to science, many more find fulfillment in harmonizing their work with their beliefs.

     

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  3. Does Evil Disprove God?

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    As you listen to this series of 15 one-on-one interviews, you will explore the most profound questions about God and creation. How do we distinguish between natural evil and moral evil? Does original sin explain everything? Why didn’t God prevent the Holocaust? What are we to make of Hell? And where does free will fit in? Now, in light of huge strides in psychology and neuroscience, this compelling series invites you to reconsider the problem of evil with today’s leading minds.

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  4. Does God Exist?

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    Does God exist? How do you justify your belief or unbelief to others? Always delicate, these questions are ones you rarely have the occasion to fully explore in daily life. Now, this bold series invites you to join some of the world’s leading thinkers in the serious civil conversation you crave. Daring to ask the big questions, your host, Dr. Robert Lawrence Kuhn, holds 18 riveting one-on-one interviews with the leading figures of our day.

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  5. Is There Life After Death?

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    What happens when we die? There is no bigger question, and no shortage of potential answers.

    In this series of three episodes, your host, Dr. Robert Lawrence Kuhn, holds sixteen engaging interviews with an eclectic lineup of experts.

    As you listen to these discussions about the possibility of eternal life, you will probe fascinating questions.

    Bursting at the seams with high-caliber thinkers, these three episodes promise to expand your view of the afterlife.

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  6. Is ESP Real?: The Science of a Sixth Sense

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    Now is your chance to explore the science of a so-called “sixth sense” with the pioneers of parapsychology. In this series of three fascinating episodes, Dr. Robert Lawrence Kuhn—neuroscientist and author of 25 books—hosts 11 guest experts for a discussion of ESP and its challenge to the scientific or physical-only worldview: not least its implications for the extension of consciousness beyond death

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  7. Is Our Will Truly Free?

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    Do you create your own destiny? Or does the universe deal you a hand that you have to play with?

    This series will stimulate your mind through a collection of profound and timeless questions about free will and determinism. Every answer raises fascinating new questions about morality, fate, consciousness, and the existence of a higher power.

    Note: Episodes One and Three—Is Free Will an Illusion? and Why is Free Will a Mystery?—were funded in part by a grant from the John Templeton Foundation.

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  8. Your Astonishing Brain

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    Everything we know and do—all the depth of thought, all the range of emotion, all the fullness of human achievement—springs from the brains in our heads.

    In three exciting episodes, you’ll hear 14 guest experts—including Deepak Chopra—share their knowledge of the human brain. Together, they offer you a clear picture of recent scientific and medical accomplishments and the impact of those accomplishments on our understanding of psychology and cognition.

    Discover the amazing and intricate workings of the brain with this all-star cast.

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  9. Can Brain Explain Mind?

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    Can our physical brains fully explain the phenomenon of our minds?

    The same question that Descartes pondered in the seventeenth century continues to fascinate philosophers, theologians, and scientists in the twenty-first.

    Now, in this engaging three-part series, your host, Dr. Robert Lawrence Kuhn, conducts wide-ranging interviews with 13 leading experts about the relationship between brain and mind. Each episode is crafted as a series of one-on-one interviews that responds to the title question.

     

     

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  10. Why is Consciousness so Mysterious?

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    How do the microscopic particles that make up our brains cause us to experience the tranquil beauty of a setting sun, the haunting strains of Mozart’s Requiem, or the flush of romantic love?

    How, in short, can consciousness be explained?

    In this collection of three episodes, your host interviews 18 guest experts about the nuts and bolts as well as the illusory aspects of consciousness. Each episode is crafted as a series of one-on-one interviews that respond to the title question about consciousness.

     

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  11. Audio Bundle: Does God Exist? + Is Our Will Truly Free?- 6 Lectures Total
  12. Audio Bundle: Can Brain Explain Mind? + Why is Consciousness so Mysterious? - 4 CDs Total
  13. Audio Bundle: Your Astonishing Brain + Meaning: Exploring the Big Questions of the Cosmos with the Vatican's Top Astronomer - 7 CDs Total
  14. Audio/Video Bundle: Your Astonishing Brain + Meaning: Exploring the Big Questions of the Cosmos with the Vatican's Top Astronomer - 7 Discs Total
  15. Video-Audio Bundle: Is Our Will Truly Free? + Meaning: Exploring the Big Questions of the Cosmos with the Vatican's Top Astronomer - 15 Lectures Total
  16. Audio Bundle: Why is Consciousness so Mysterious? + Meaning: Exploring the Big Questions of the Cosmos with the Vatican's Top Astronomer - 7 CDs Total
  17. Audio/Video Bundle: Why is Consciousness so Mysterious? + Meaning: Exploring the Big Questions of the Cosmos with the Vatican's Top Astronomer - 7 Discs Total
  18. Audio Bundle: Is There Life After Death? + Why is Consciousness So Mysterious? - 6 Lectures Total
  19. Audio Bundle: Is ESP Real?: The Science of a Sixth Sense + Is Our Will Truly Free? - 6 Lectures Total
  20. Audio Bundle: Is Our Will Truly Free? + Meaning: Exploring the Big Questions of the Cosmos with the Vatican's Top Astronomer - 15 Lectures Total
  21. Audio Bundle: Your Astonishing Brain + Can Brain Explain Mind? - 4 CDs Total

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