Chaitin discusses his beginnings in computer science, growing up in the 1960s a stone’s throw from Central Park, historic scientists in his field, and more.
Small animals amuse and amaze scientists who take a close look at them in action. Sometimes it requires a high-speed camera to analyze the trick.
Physicist Eric Hedin sits down with host Eric Anderson to discuss what does and doesn’t constitute science, what nature can and can’t accomplish, and more.
They also answer logical challenges directed at intelligent design theory and highlight crucial problems with thinking that science thrives best on its own.
What is a body plan if there is no plan behind it? It is not a body but a blob, a formless plop of biological matter.