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Reasonable Doubt: Update

Monday, January 11, 2016

Watched "Making a Murderer" and pining for an update to our story about Penny Beerntsen? We’ve talked to the producers of the show and have an update!
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1,500 Clues to Human Evolution

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Professor Lee Berger has done it again, folks. Let's have a big round of applause for our newest human ancestor, Homo naledi! 
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The Poetry of "Elements"

Wednesday, September 02, 2015

The full performance of poetry written for our Elements episode
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Looking Back With Dr. Sacks

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Photos of Dr. Oliver Sacks as a young man, from his new memior, On The Move: A Life. 
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The Ugly Truth

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

If you haven't yet listened to our Black Box episode, turn back now! 
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More photos of Camp Aliceville and German POW's

Friday, May 22, 2015

A glimpse of what life was like for the German POW's kept on American soil during WWII.
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Radiolab in Austin at SXSW

Friday, March 13, 2015

Radiolab collaborated with Detour to make an interactive audio tour. It’s like walking around inside a Radiolab episode. And you can only do it in Austin.
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Photos of the Fu-Go

Monday, March 09, 2015

Pictures of the ghostly balloons that the Japanese government used to bomb the mainland United States during World War II. 
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The Music of La Mancha Screwjob

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

A peek into making the musical mashups in our La Mancha Screwjob episode. 
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A New 60 Words?

Monday, February 16, 2015

Last week President Obama put a draft of a new AUMF authorizing force against ISIL in front of Congress. 
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Reckoning With End of Life Care

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Listen to Jad and producer Sean Cole discuss the chasm between the end-of-life care doctors want for themselves and the care end-of-life patients often receive, on The Brian Lehrer Show.
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Darwin's Stickers

Monday, February 09, 2015

How Charles Darwin's 150 year-old discoveries about human emotion are helping Facebook users better understand and empathize with each other.
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Photos: Carlisle Football

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Here are some of our favorite photos from researching the Carlisle Indian School and its ground-breaking football program. 
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Photos: Before and After Carlisle

Thursday, January 29, 2015

We were incredibly moved by the "Before and After" student photos we saw on our trip to Carlisle, PA. Here are a few of the most powerful images we came across in the archives.
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Painting in Tongues

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Watch this amazing video of Emilie Gossiaux, a young artist left blind after being struck by and 18-wheel truck, reconnect with her art by seeing with her tongue.  
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Like Watching Pitch Drop

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Keep an eye on the world's longest running experiment... you might catch the tenth drop fall sometime in the next 14 years...
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Explaining The Flashlight Sessions

Thursday, October 30, 2014

There are many ways to communicate with the dead, we examine one of them. 
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Your Future Memories Are At Stake

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

In the Digital Age, we're snapping more photos than ever before -- but are they actually causing us to forget?
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Musical Translations

Thursday, October 23, 2014

How Radiolab took 7 classic songs and transposed them, then translated them into 7 foreign languages. 
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Bob Milne Rocking Out

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Ragtime pianist Bob Milne blows our minds with a should-be-impossible musical feat in our Inner Voices episode. After you listen, watch him go to town in this boogie-woogie piece.
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