Science, Culture, Meaning
with Adam Frank and Marcelo Gleiser
We trust science more than we even realize, and yet we’re quick to reject it. Why?
Is it time to take the idea of panspermia more seriously?
Can we ever be really sure we’ve learned everything about nature?
The collapse of Theranos reminds us that in science, facts have the last word.
Just how much do we need to damage the earth before we change our ways?
Our antipathy toward the natural world is bad. But it’s not too late to change.
When we send messages to the stars, just what are we getting ourselves into?
Any other Earths out there?
Why are so many nations scrambling to get there?
Documentary explores astrobiology, astronauts, and the awe of it all.