Life after Death • 2012 • episode "Part 2" Dawkins: Sex Death and the Meaning of Life

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Richard Dawkins tackles death. He investigates what, in place of religion, science can tell us about death.

Dawkins: Sex Death and the Meaning of Life • 2012 • 3 episodes •

Sin

In a journey that takes him through visually stunning locations across the world, Richard Dawkins builds a powerful argument for facing up to the scientific truth about life and death - however hard that might be.

2012 • People

Life after Death

Richard Dawkins tackles death. He investigates what, in place of religion, science can tell us about death.

2012 • People

The Meaning of Life

Why does an atheist bother to get up in the morning? That's the question Richard Dawkins seeks to answer as he continues his exploration of the big questions of life in a world shaking off religious faith. In a journey that takes him from the casinos of Las Vegas to Buddhist monasteries in the foothills of the Himalayas, Dawkins examines how both religious and non-religious people struggle to find meaning in their lives. He looks at how our existence is ruled by chance, meeting people whose fate was to be born into extreme poverty in India's slums and the survivors of a natural disaster in Joplin, Missouri, which was ripped apart in 2011 by a tornado on a random course.

2012 • People

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