Alexander the Great: General, Leader, God?

Who was Alexander the Great? Was he a brilliant, ambitious conqueror or a self-obsessed leader who put his men in harm’s way? A divine figure or a god in his own mind? In this...

Another 10 Big Questions of Philosophy

Join Nobel physicist Steven Weinberg and twelve other amazing minds in a continuation of the popular series 10 Big Questions of Philosophy.Is causation a fundamental principle...

Social Psychology 101 How to Understand People and Social Situations

Why do we connect with some people and not others? What makes great teams flourish? How does culture shape our attitudes? How does influence work? Join the co-author of the...

Walk With Jesus: Stations of the Cross

From the best-selling author of The Return of the Prodigal Son, essential listening for Catholics and all spiritual seekers.These meditations by beloved author Henri Nouwen invite...

History's Great Plagues How Germs Shaped Civilization

Plague has terrified and fascinated humanity for all of recorded history. Now, in the current moment of COVID-19, people around the globe are again struggling to learn how to...

The Truth About Tall Tales American Folklore from Johnny Appleseed to Paul Bunyan

What can we learn about our culture from the stories we tell? Join master presenter Christopher Fee to learn what our heroes and monsters—both real and imagined—have to tell...

Sociology 101 How Social Forces Shape Our Lives

Across the nation, Americans are undergoing an intense period of self-examination. How are our identities and behaviors shaped by the groups to which we belong? How can we reach...

World War II: Impossible Choices and Deeds That Changed History

The lives of five generations, including yours, are indelibly marked by the deeds of those who fought in the Second World War. Join award-winning historian Michael Bess in...

The Word of God How to Read and Understand the Gospel of John

Why does the Gospel according to John enjoy such timeless popularity? Join celebrated New Testament professor Ian Boxall (Ph.D., University of Oxford) to find out.   The author...

Knowing Yourself How to Understand Personality, Harness Willpower, and Manage Self-Esteem

Join Roy Baumeister, celebrated psychologist and New York Times best-selling author, on a journey to answer the most important questions of our lives: Who am I? What am I? What...

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