To the Best of our Knowledge on KTTZ-HD2
Sunday at 2pm
- Hosted by Anne Strainchamps
TTBOOK is a nationally-syndicated radio show that cracks open the world and the ideas that fuel its engine. Interviews that explore the culture, the debate, the stories, the science and the actual sound of it all.
Sunday, July 24, 2016 12:00am"We live by wild mercy," Terry Tempest Williams writes. In this hour, she takes us to some of her favorite national parks, from Big Bend to Arches. We also explore the desert wilderness of Utah's Escalante area, and hear about a father and daughter's remarkable adventure into the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Lauret Savoy says the American landscape also has a complicated history that can't be separated from the country's racism. And Robert Moor talks about the wisdom of trails. A Father and Daughter Venture Into the Alaskan Wild; Terry Tempest Williams on National Parks; Desert Mind; Land, Race, Memory; The Wisdom of Trails.
Sunday, July 17, 2016 12:00amWhere do you find crazy ideas and some of the world's smartest people? In theoretical physics - the world of parallel universes, super strings and black holes. We go on a whirlwind tour of the universe - from the multiverse to an imaginary walk on Mars. Mathematical Universe - Max Tegmark; Copernicus - Dava Sobel; Neil DeGrasse Tyson's Cosmic Wonder; Walking on Mars - Craig Childs; Steven Weinberg's Dangerous Idea; Sean Carroll's Very Big Picture.
Sunday, July 17, 2016 12:00amWhen suicide bombers blow up crowded marketplaces, or a lone shooter attacks a nightclub, one question we’re always left with is why. What ideology or belief or loyalty would compel someone to do something so horrific? This hour, a look at the underlying psychology of political violence. The Reformed Radical; The Psychology of Terrorism; What Can Americans Learn from a Norwegian Massacre?; Let's Change the Way We Think About Thinking; The Buddhist Master Who Went On A Four Year Wandering Retreat.
Thursday, July 14, 2016 12:00amThe Kip Winger Session
Sunday, July 10, 2016 12:00amEvangelical America The Mark of Trump; Why I am an Atheist Who Believes in GOD; Transgression: Where Queer and Evangelical Meet; Speaking in Tongues; Kip Winger Goes Classical.