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Big Picture Science

Could there be life-forms on worlds far beyond the bounds of Earth? The search for life as we don’t know it begins with understanding life as we do. From amoebas to androids to antimatter, Are We Alone? weaves together humor and compelling interviews into themed programs about the biggest ideas in evolutionary biology, genetics, paleontology, technology, and physics – as well as cosmology and astronomy. Are you a doubting Thomas? You’ll have plenty of company as we separate science from pseudoscience and the facts from the phony in Skeptic Check, our monthly look at critical thinking. Are We Alone? is a one-hour program, produced by the SETI Institute and broadcasted each and every week.

Past Broadcasts

Date Links
October 14, 2019 – Battling Bacteria
October 7, 2019 – Headed For Trouble
September 30, 2019 – Keeping Humans in the Loop
September 23, 2019 – Rip Van Winkle Worm
September 16, 2019 – For Good Measure
September 9, 2019 – Skeptic Check: Data Bias
September 2, 2019 – Brain Gain
August 26, 2019 – True Grit
August 12, 2019 – Sci-Fi From the Future
August 5, 2019 – Flat Earth
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