Thursday at 5:00 am
KKFI tries out various syndicated programs during this timeslot.
Universal Basic Income Ep 2: A Bridge Towards Post-Capitalism? October 19, 2017 | 5:00 am
Episode 1 in our Universal Basic Income series explored this radical and contentious topic in a general way. This episode zooms in and asks: what effect would a UBI have on our current capitalist economic system? Would it help or hinder a transition to post-capitalism?
Universal Basic Income: An Idea Whose Time Has Come October 12, 2017 | 5:00 am
A documentary on the idea of universal basic income: what is it, and what effect might it have on society? Using expert interviews, field recordings, street interviews, and lot's of great music.
Closer to Truth Radio Hour Series 2 (Part 10 of 10) How Did the Universe Begin? October 5, 2017 | 5:00 am
How did the Universe start? And where is it going? The answers may help us assess whether the Cosmos has meaning and purpose. In part one, we ask: How Did the Universe Begin? As science continues to progress, how far will it go in answering foundational questions? And where will it take us? In part two, we explore Science and the Future of Humanity.
Closer to Truth Radio Hour Series 2 (Part 9 of 10) Can ESP Reveal a New Reality? September 28, 2017 | 5:00 am
Extra-sensory perception seems like the stuff of fantasy, but should the possibility be taken seriously? In part one we ask, Can ESP Reveal a New Reality? To claim that ESP exists, one must explain at least possible mechanisms behind it. In part two, we ask: How Could ESP Work?
Closer to Truth Radio Hour Series 2 (Part 8 of 10) Can Mind Heal the Body? September 21, 2017 | 5:00 am
Its common to think of Brain and Mind as two separate things that can influence each other. But is that right? And how far can such influence go? In part one, we ask: Can Mind Heal the Body? One way to learn about the relationship between Brain and Mind is to examine cases of injury, trauma, and addiction. In part two, we ask: What Happens When Brains Go Bad?
Closer to Truth Radio Hour Series 2 (Part 7 of 10) What Exists? September 14, 2017 | 5:00 am
Quantum Mechanics seems to be at the bedrock of reality, but its tricky to study " because observing things in the quantum world affects them. In part one, we ask: Why is Observation in Quantum Mechanics Such a Mystery? But there are even deeper questions about the nature of reality, what our world really is. In part two , we ask: What Exists?
Closer to Truth Radio Hour Series 2 (Part 6 of 10) How are Brains Structured? September 7, 2017 | 5:00 am
The Brain is an unfathomably complex organ, and science continually reveals more fascinating information about it. In part one, we ask: How Are Brains Structured? Then we want to know how does the brain function? In part two, we ask: How Do Human Brains Think and Feel?
Closer to Truth Radio Hour: Series 2 (Part 5 of 10) Is Free Will an Illusion? August 31, 2017 | 5:00 am
Our universe began far smaller than a proton. Today we have galaxies, stars, planets, people. In part one we ask, How does Complexity Come from Simplicity? The laws of our universe are so precise, they appear fine-tuned for our existence. In part two we ask, Does Cosmic Fine-Tuning Demand Explanation?
Closer to Truth Radio Hour Series 2 (Part 4 of 10) What Would an Infinite Cosmos Mean? August 24, 2017 | 5:00 am
We know that our Universe is unfathomably large, but could it be literally infinite in size? In part one, we ask: What Would an Infinite Cosmos Mean? It seems more and more likely that our Universe is not the only one " and that perhaps there are an unlimited number of other Universes. In part two, we ask: Must Mulitple Universes Exist?
Closer to Truth Radio Hour Series 2 (Part 3 of 10) How Many Universes Exist? August 17, 2017 | 5:00 am
Could it be that our Universe is not the only one? In fact, many scientists believe it is not. In part one, we ask: How Many Universes Exist? If we assume that there are multiple universes that really exist, it could change how we see science, humanity, even God. In part two, we ask: What Would Multiple Universes Mean?