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Amanda Aronczyk

Amanda Aronczyk is a reporter for WNYC. Her stories have appeared on NPR, the BBC, Marketplace, CBC, Reveal, On the Media, Studio 360 and more. She also teaches at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism. Find her on Twitter @aronczyk.

Amanda Aronczyk appears in the following:

Stereothreat

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Today, we look back at a story we ran almost a decade ago, run into an unfolding upheaval in the field of social psychology, and wonder what might happen to one of our favorite ideas.
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Driverless Dilemma

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

What happens if we hand over our stickiest moral quandary to a two-ton hunk of metal and let it loose on our streets?
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Where the Sun Don't Shine

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Today we take a quick look up at a hole in the sky and follow an old story as it travels beyond the reach of the sun.
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Funky Hand Jive

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Neil Degrasse Tyson and some new microbiome science help answer the question - when we touch greatness how much of it stays with us? 
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Numbers

Monday, November 30, 2009

Love 'em or hate 'em, you rely on numbers every day. We ask how they confuse us, connect us, & even reveal secrets about us.

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Is Laughter just a Human Thing?

Aristotle thought that laughter is what separates us from the beasts, and that a baby does not have a SOUL, until the moment it laughs for the first time. Historian Barry Sanders, author of Sudden Glory, says that according to Aristotle, this moment of "human ensouling" is supposed to ...

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Laughter

Monday, February 25, 2008

We all laugh. This hour of Radiolab asks why.

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