Colleen Scheck

Colleen Scheck

June 03, 2012

A diverse panel of big thinkers demonstrate how writers and scientists can jointly explore the wide spectrum of theories and questions around storytelling.

June 01, 2012

Reporting back from this year's World Science Festival: how artificial intelligence will help us deal with the unsolvable and yes even the certain.

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June 25, 2010

Live from the studio, we tweeted the best nuggets of our interview.

June 08, 2010

Antioch Baptist Church
Trent films one of Rural Studio’s projects, Antioch Baptist Church. (photo: Mitch Hanley)

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May 21, 2010

The reference of a reference that became this week's show title.

May 13, 2010

A fascinating, in-depth article and video discussing new research indicating that babies may have a "rudimentary moral sense from the very start of life."

May 02, 2010

National Day of Prayer sign in Washington DC
Biblical quotes displayed in Washington, DC for the 2006 National Day of Prayer.
(photo: Street Protest TV/Flickr)

April 01, 2010
The Peabody Awards noted Craig Ferguson's interview with Desmond Tutu as making "late-night television safe again for ideas."
March 24, 2010

“Let no one be offended because we use the divine words read at our mass to shed light on the social, political and economic situation of our people.”

These are the opening lines of the last sermon given by Archbishop Oscar Romero before his assassination 30 years ago today. This past weekend over 10,000 Catholics participated in a commemorative procession in San Salvador.

Photo: Jose CABEZAS/AFP/Getty Images
(photo: Jose Cabezas/AFP/Getty Images)

March 18, 2010

With a sly wit and a good deal of humor, Tutu ribs Krista about the apportionment of dried fruit. Listen in to this lively, playful exchange.

March 11, 2010

We were pleased to see The Daily Beast featured the New York Public Library’s backstage clip of their event with Krista last week. It’s a short snippet, and, with a bit of prime-time drama-like production, it effectively captures the substance and tenor of the event.

February 25, 2010

String theorist S. James Gates speaks eloquently and thoughtfully about how he discovered Einstein’s passion for the problem of racism, and his "capacity for ethical engagement and his scientific creativity."

February 20, 2010
February 11, 2010

The process of giving, taking, receiving a name holds deep meaning. Miller's story about the evolution of his own name, and that of his children. Tell us yours.

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