Len Rowell interviews Jack Mayer, pediatrician and a writer. Jack speaks of his book, Before the Court of Heaven, and the history it covers with the rise of the Third Reich. His book also prompts reflection on contemporary moral challenges. Recorded: 12/8/17
Theoretical physicists have long dreamed of a theory of everything that encompasses all particles of matter and their interactions. Dartmouth professor Marcelo Gleiser describes how physics and astronomy obtain knowledge of the natural world and how their limitations preclude us from ever getting to a “final” theory. Presented in honor of Middlebury College Professor of Physics Richard Wolfson. Recorded 12/6/17.