[Unedited] Leonard Mlodinow with Krista Tippett

Thursday, May 01, 2014

[Unedited] Leonard Mlodinow with Krista TippettThis unedited conversation with physicist and author Leonard Mlodinow comes from our produced show "Leonard Mlodinow — Randomness and Choice." Fundamental forces of physics somehow determine everything that happens, as physicist Leonard Mlodinow has written, “from the birth of a child to the birth of a galaxy.” Yet he has intriguing perspective on the gap between theory and reality — and the fascinating interplay between a life in science and life in the world. As the child of two Holocaust survivors, he asks questions about our capacity to create our lives, while reflecting on extreme human cruelty — and courage. See more at


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