The Poetry of Reality with Richard Dawkins

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The Poetry of Reality with Richard Dawkins


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The Poetry of Reality is hosted by world renowned truth-teller, evolutionary biologist and best-selling author, Professor Richard Dawkins. He has been celebrated globally for his honest critique of religion and tradition and his push for critical thinking. His books include The Ancestor’s Tale, The Selfish Gene, The Blind Watchmaker, Climbing Mount Improbable, Unweaving the Rainbow, A Devil’s Chaplain, The God Delusion, The Greatest Show on Earth, The Magic of Reality, his two-part autobiography An Appetite for Wonder and A Brief Candle in the Dark, and Outgrowing God: A Beginner’s Guide. Dawkins has long been known for his uncompromising p...

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Score: 2

James Marriot • The Times UK Jul 6, 2023

"Frankly, it doesn’t rise much above the mulch of a standard-issue celebrity podcast. It’s sad to see the great man reduced to hyping up a famous guest. Dawkins’s skill as a science communicator is weirdly under-utilised...we get a lot of self-congratulatory stuff about how marvellous and clever it is to be an atheist. I don’t believe in God either but it’s undignified to go on about it like this."

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