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Shots Fired: Part 2

Friday, March 24, 2017

We again join Ben Montgomery, reporter at the Tampa Bay Times, as he looks at data on every person killed or injured by Florida police over six years. 
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Shots Fired: Part 1

Friday, March 17, 2017

We join Ben Montgomery, a reporter at the Tampa Bay Times, as he looks at every person killed or injured by Florida police over six years. 
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Update: CRISPR

Friday, February 24, 2017

In 2012, scientists had a realization: hidden inside one of the world’s smallest organisms, was one of the world’s most powerful tools.
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Radiolab Presents: Ponzi Supernova

Friday, February 10, 2017

Madoff speaks.  Investigating the world's largest con with the team behind @Audible_com's #PonziSupernova.
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Stranger in Paradise

Friday, January 27, 2017

Today we travel from the storage rooms of the Smithsonian to the sandy beaches of Guadeloupe, chasing the tale of one trash can tipping raccoon. 
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Radiolab Presents: On the Media: Busted, America's Poverty Myths

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

On the Media’s Brooke Gladstone tells Jad and Robert about a project they launched to look at the tales we tell when we talk about poverty.
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Lose Lose

Friday, December 30, 2016

This episode we look at a high profile sporting event where, thanks to a quirk in the tournament rules, the best shot at winning was … to lose. 
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It's Not Us, It's You

Friday, December 16, 2016

This episode we swivel our attention back to you, our listeners, reconnect with some old friends to see how they are doing, and thank everyone for what they've shared with us.
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Bringing Gamma Back

Thursday, December 08, 2016

A new discovery: prodding the brain with light, a group of scientists were able to turn back on a part of the brain affected by Alzheimer’s disease. 
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Radiolab Presents: More Perfect - Object Anyway

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

On this episode of More Perfect, the Supreme Court ruling that was supposed to prevent race-based jury selection, but may have only made the problem worse.  
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One Vote

Monday, November 07, 2016

In our first-ever election special, we set off to find a single vote that made a difference.
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Alpha Gal

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Tuck your napkin under your chin.  We’re about to serve up a tale of love, loss, and lamb chops. 
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Seneca, Nebraska

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

In 2014 the town of Seneca, Nebraska was so deeply divided that they weighed their own self-destruction.  
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The Primitive Streak

Friday, September 23, 2016

In a recent breakthrough, researchers grew human embryos longer than ever before, witnessing a mysterious part of human development, and crashing into a decades-old ethical dilemma. 
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Update: Eye In the Sky

Monday, September 12, 2016

Ross McNutt has a superpower — he can zoom in on everyday life, then rewind and fast-forward to solve crimes in a shutter-flash. But should he?
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The Girl Who Doesn't Exist

Monday, August 29, 2016

In today’s episode, we meet a young woman from Texas, born and raised, who can’t prove that she exists.
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Playing God

Sunday, August 21, 2016

When people are dying and you can only save some, how do you choose? What happens, what should happen, when humans are forced to play god?
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From Tree to Shining Tree

Saturday, July 30, 2016

Forests feel like a place of great stillness but dig deeper and there’s a hidden world beneath your feet as busy and complicated as a city. 
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David and the Wire

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

David Weinberg was stuck. Until he started recording every waking minute of his life. 
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Radiolab Presents: More Perfect - The Imperfect Plaintiffs

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

On this episode of More Perfect, we'll talk about the figurative side door to the Supreme Court that has allowed individuals to influence policy for the many. 
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