From ASU News:

As part of the inaugural Origins Project Dialogue at Arizona State University (ASU), Alan Alda and theoretical physicist Lawrence Krauss discussed the communication links between science and the humanities. They also covered topics related to curiosity and the joy of discovery and the importance of science education and literacy in politics, democracy and the future of our society. The Dialogue was part of the Origins Project at ASU, a transdisciplinary initiative that aims to nurture research, energize teaching, and build partnerships.