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Air Date: Wed, Apr 29, 2020 10:00 PM
The water contamination crisis in Flint, MI, has revealed a disturbing truth about the vulnerabilities of our aging drinking water infrastructure. Discover the chemistry, biology and engineering that led to this disaster.
Air Date: Mon, Apr 20, 2020 9:00 PM
Listen as ordinary New Yorkers attempt to answer the question “What were you doing while the planet burned?” During one sweltering month in 2017, they discuss the biggest issues they face, from climate change to skyrocketing rents to mass shootings.
Air Date: Tue, Apr 14, 2020 10:00 PM
A team of dedicated Miami-Dade County public servants work to help people with mental illness navigate from lives of tragedy to possibility. The film reveals a humane criminal justice approach to mental illness.
Air Date: Mon, Apr 6, 2020 9:00 PM
Discover fantastic finds in Spokane, including a 1961-1963 JFK archive, a grotesque face jug and Gone with the Wind sketches.
Air Date: Sun, Nov 24, 2019 6:00 PM
A half hour weekly public affairs broadcast, THE OPEN MIND is a thoughtful excursion into the world of ideas, exploring issues of national and public concern with the most compelling minds of our times. Hosted by Alexander Heffner.   High-Tech Dystopia and Utopia   Guest: Malka Older.
Air Date: Sun, Oct 27, 2019 6:00 PM
A half hour weekly public affairs broadcast, THE OPEN MIND is a thoughtful excursion into the world of ideas, exploring issues of national and public concern with the most compelling minds of our times. Hosted by Alexander Heffner.   Charitarian Patriotism Guest: Lawrence Benenson.
Air Date: Wed, Oct 23, 2019 9:00 PM
Tech giants and car manufacturers alike are developing self-driving cars – and some of them are already on public roads.
Air Date: Tue, Oct 22, 2019 9:00 PM
Discover the lessons from a 1970s public housing experiment. Understand the roots of newborn testing. Explore head injuries in pro sports. See why too few people, not too many, is a problem. Andy Borowitz takes on Space Force.
Air Date: Thu, Aug 22, 2019 8:00 PM
Hawaiʻi health officials are sounding the alarm about what they see as a dangerous trend among local teenagers: Vaping – using Electronic Cigarettes. Studies show that 42% of high school students and 27% of middle school students statewide have tried e-cigarettes. The percentages are higher in Kauaʻi, Maui and Hawaiʻi counties.
Air Date: Mon, Aug 5, 2019 9:00 PM
Journey back 15 years and learn how fantastic finds from Madison, WI, have fared in today’s market. Highlights include an 1875 Norwegian Hardanger fiddle, Winsor McCay comic art and an Eanger Irving Couse oil. See which item doubled in value to $80,000-$100,000.
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