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There’s more news and less comprehension today than any historical period that didn’t involve literal witch trials, and trying to stay on top of it all can feel like playing a game of telephone with 30 people, except everyone’s speaking at the same time and like a third of them are openly racist for some reason. From Cracked co-founder Jack O’Brien, THE DAILY ZEITGEIST is stepping into that fray with some of the funniest and smartest comedic and journalistic minds around. Jack and co-host Mi ...
 
Ezra Klein brings you far-reaching conversations about hard problems, big ideas, illuminating theories, and cutting-edge research. Want to know how Mark Zuckerberg intends to govern Facebook? What Barack Obama regrets in Obamacare? The dangers Yuval Harari sees in our future? What Michael Pollan learned on psychedelics? The lessons Bryan Stevenson learned freeing the wrongly convicted on death row? The way N.K. Jemisin imagines new worlds? This is the podcast for you. Produced by Vox and the ...
 
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Night Call
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Are you in need of company during those strange days and lonely nights? Every Monday, hosts Molly Lambert, Tess Lynch and Emily Yoshida, gather in dark rooms for a free jazz blend of pop culture theory, internet fascinations, and venture down a plethora of half-baked conspiracy theory rabbit holes. Drop us a line with your night call at 240-46-NIGHT or nightcallpodcast@gmail.com, and we'll offer our best advice on life, love, and the coming apocalypse.
 
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GONE
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Have you ever spent hours looking for something you simply lost? How about a hundred years? How about looking for a missing airplane? Or a vanished civilization? Every other Monday, Gone searches for everything lost. From D. B. Cooper to the Holy Grail, the Etruscan language to early Russian cosmonauts; if it disappeared, we’re looking. After all, just because something is gone, doesn’t mean it can’t be found. Gone is a production of Cutler Media and part of the Parcast Network.
 
Imagine if your Dad wrote a dirty book. Most people would try to ignore it and pretend it had never happened - but not Jamie Morton. Instead, he's decided to read it to the world in this award-winning comedy podcast. With the help of his friends, James Cooper and BBC Radio 1's Alice Levine, Jamie will be reading a chapter a week and discovering more about his father than he ever bargained for.
 
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Radio Swammerdam
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Radio Swammerdam is vernoemd naar de zeventiende-eeuwse wetenschapper Jan Swammerdam die er een rariteitenkabinet in Amsterdam op na hield. Iedere uitzending interviewen wij wetenschappers over hun onderzoek, wordt een bijdrage geleverd door één van onze columnisten en gaan we op wetenschappelijke reportage. Iedere zondag om 11:00 uur zijn we live te horen via Radio Salto, 108.6 FM, 99.4FM en/of hier terug te luisteren.Eindredactie: Emma van Veenen.Redactie: Bauke Kok, Geertje Tijsma, Thomas ...
 
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Outlook
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Extraordinary first person stories from around the world
 
The NoSleep Podcast is a multi-award winning anthology series of original horror stories, with rich atmospheric music to enhance the frightening tales.
 
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Nighttime
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Nighttime is an audio documentary series which explores Canada's most fascinating stories.Join us for true crime, mysteries, and a celebration of Canada’s weird and wonderful people, places, and events.
 
Insight, wit and analysis as BBC correspondents, journalists and writers take a closer look at the stories behind the headlines. Presented by Kate Adie and Pascale Harter.
 
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Mostly Folk
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New and classic music from artists around the world.
 
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The Bugle
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It’s the trans-global satiricast that leaves no hot potato unbuttered. Andy Zaltzman breaks down the news with comedians from across the world including Wyatt Cenac, Hari Kondabolu, John Oliver, Nish Kumar, Anuvab Pal and his sister Helen.
 
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Bureau Buitenland
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Iedere werkdag van 19.00 tot 19.30 uur nieuws en achtergronden uit het buitenland.
 
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On the Media
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The Peabody Award-winning On the Media podcast is your guide to examining how the media sausage is made. Hosts Brooke Gladstone and Bob Garfield examine threats to free speech and government transparency, cast a skeptical eye on media coverage of the week’s big stories and unravel hidden political narratives in everything we read, watch and hear. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including Radiolab, Snap Judgment, Death, Sex & Money, Nancy and Here’s the ...
 
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Science(ish)
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Flâneur and irrepressible commentator, Rick Edwards, and Editor-at-Large of the New Scientist, Dr. Michael Brooks, delve into the science behind popular culture.
 
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Bureau Sport Radio
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Elke vrijdag geven Frank Evenblij en Erik Dijkstra op geheel eigen wijze hun kijk op de afgelopen sportweek. En blikken ze vooruit op het weekend dat komen gaat.
 
Intelligence Squared U.S. Debates bring Oxford-style debate to America – one motion, one moderator, two panelists for the motion and two against. From clean energy and the financial crisis, to the Middle East and the death of mainstream media, Intelligence Squared U.S. brings together the world’s leading authorities on the day’s most important issues. Join the debate online and cast your vote for each topic at www.iq2us.org.
 
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Seriously...
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A rich selection of documentaries aimed at relentlessly curious minds, introduced by Rhianna Dhillon.
 
Intelligence Squared is the world’s leading forum for debate and intelligent discussion. Live and online we take you to the heart of the issues that matter, in the company of some of the world’s sharpest minds and most exciting orators. Join the debate at www.intelligencesquared.com and download our weekly podcast every Friday.
 
De Eeuw van de Amateur is de podcastserie van Botte Jellema, die hij samen met Ype Driessen en Paulien Cornelisse maakt. Het is dé podcast over ALLES (het is een niche, maar wij geloven er in). Met natuurlijk de terugkerende rubrieken Post en De Krant Van Drie Maanden Geleden!
 
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Conversations
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Spend an hour in someone else's life. 'Conversations with Richard Fidler' draws you deeper into the life story of someone you may have heard about, but never met.
 
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Nature Podcast
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The Nature Podcast brings you the best stories from the world of science each week. We cover everything from astronomy to zoology, highlighting the most exciting research from each issue of Nature journal. We meet the scientists behind the results and providing in-depth analysis from Nature's journalists and editors.
 
If you've ever wondered "why", then this is the hour for you. Sometimes simple, sometimes intelligent, but almost always entertaining, probably the best hour of radio you could ever download!
 
Join former U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara for a podcast about justice and fairness.
 
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AirSpace
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The National Air and Space Museum contains the largest and most significant collection of air- and spacecraft in the world. Behind those amazing machines are thousands of stories of human achievement, failure, and perseverance. Join Emily, Matt, and Nick as they demystify one of the world’s most visited museums and explore why people are so fascinated with stories of exploration, innovation, and discovery.
 
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By The Book
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By The Book is half reality show, half self-help podcast, and one wild social experiment. Join comedian Jolenta Greenberg and her skeptical friend Kristen Meinzer as they live by the rules of a different self-help book each episode to figure out which ones might actually be life changing. Jolenta is a contributor to the BBC, WNYC, and Risk! She's also a Moth story slam winner. You've probably heard her funny stories on a podcast before. Kristen is a producer with Panoply and former co-host o ...
 
If Then: is a show about technology, society, and power. Each week, Slate‘s April Glaser and Will Oremus take you on a lively tour of the tech news that actually matters, from fake news in your Facebook feed to the algorithms that want your job to the Uber drivers who want a job with benefits. With news-making interviews of key tech-industry figures, fascinating academics, and top tech journalists, they explore not only how the technology that’s shaping our world works, but the ideas, ideolo ...
 
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Digitaal | BNR
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Herbert Blankesteijn schakelt tussen internet, computer en telefonie.
 
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This is Love
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From the makers of the award-winning podcast Criminal, This is Love investigates life’s most persistent mystery. Stories of sacrifice, obsession, and the ways in which we bet everything on each other.
 
'Will my bacon sandwich kill me?', 'Is vaping better than smoking?', 'How do you become an astronaut?' - just some of the Big Questions we ask some of the brightest minds behind Oxford science. Join us in each podcast as we explore a different area of science.
 
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Code Switch
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Ever find yourself in a conversation about race and identity where you just get...stuck? Code Switch can help. We're all journalists of color, and this isn't just the work we do. It's the lives we lead. Sometimes, we'll make you laugh. Other times, you'll get uncomfortable. But we'll always be unflinchingly honest and empathetic. Come mix it up with us.
 
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Sidedoor
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More than 154 million treasures fill the Smithsonian’s vaults. But where the public’s view ends, Sidedoor begins. With the help of biologists, artists, historians, archaeologists, zookeepers and astrophysicists, host Haleema Shah sneaks listeners through the Smithsonian’s side door, telling stories that can’t be heard anywhere else. Check out si.edu/sidedoor and follow @SidedoorPod for more info.
 
Advice, commentary, and conversation from Daniel Mallory Ortberg, author of Slate's Dear Prudence column. Every week, Prudie and special guests answer questions about relationships, sex, work, family, and life.
 
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Verkligheten i P3
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Dokumentära berättelser från Sverige och världen. Ansvarig utgivare: Cajsa Lindberg
 
The Knowledge Project takes you inside the heads of remarkable people to explore the frameworks and mental models you can use to make life more meaningful and productive. Learn more at https://fs.blog
 
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Tales
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You think you know the story…But do you really? Every other Saturday, Tales presents ancient fairy tales the way they were originally told: orally, and unadulterated. Tales is part of the Parcast Network and is a Cutler Media production.
 
Everything is Alive is an unscripted interview show in which all the subjects are inanimate objects. In each episode, a different thing tells us its life story--and everything it says is true.
 
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Within the Wires
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Stories told through found audio from an alternate universe. Season three, “Dictation,” is a political thriller told exclusively through a bureaucrat’s dictated recordings to a secretary. Narrated by Lee LeBreton. Written by Jeffrey Cranor and Janina Matthewson. Original music by Mary Epworth.
 
1 phone call. 1 hour. No names. No holds barred. Thats the premise behind Beautiful Stories from Anonymous People, hosted by comedian Chris Gethard (the Chris Gethard Show, Broad City, This American Life, and one of Time Outs 10 best comedians of 2015). Every week, Chris opens the phone line to one anonymous caller, and he cant hang up first, no matter what. From shocking confessions and family secrets to philosophical discussions and shameless self-promotion, anything can and will happen! T ...
 
Can I Pet Your Dog? is a show for unapologetic dog lovers. Every Tuesday, hosts Renee and Allegra tell you about dogs they've met, dogs in the news, and any other dog they can think of. If they see a dog, they're going to pet it.
 
My new podcast 'Under The Skin' asks: what's beneath the surface - of people we admire, of the ideas that define our time, of the history we are told. Speaking with guests from the world of academia, popular culture and the arts, they'll help us to see the ulterior truth behind our constructed reality. And have a laugh.
 
From the producers of Radiolab, a series about how the Supreme Court got so supreme.
 
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Live Slow Ride Fast
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Was 't niet Joop! die zei: “De fiets, de fiets, en verder niets”? Nou, niet voor Laurens ten Dam en Stefan Bolt. Zij gaan verder! Het leven óp, maar ook naast de fiets.
 
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The Habitat
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On a remote mountain in Hawaii, there's a fake planet Mars. Six volunteers are secluded in an imitation Mars habitat where they will work as imitation astronauts for one very real year. The goal: to help NASA understand what life might be like on the red planet—and plan for the day when the dress rehearsals are over, and we blast off for real. Host Lynn Levy has been chronicling this experiment from the moment the crew set foot in their habitat, communicating with them through audio diaries ...
 
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In de Wetenschap
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In de Wetenschap is de podcast van de Rijksuniversiteit Groningen (RUG). Hier hoor je interviews met onderzoekers, nieuws en reportages uit de Groningse academische wereld. De podcast is er voor iedereen die geïnteresseerd is in wetenschap en de universiteit!
 
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ondercast
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Ondercast is een literaire podcast. Je kunt het zien als luisterboekvariant van een literair tijdschrift: elke maand ruim een uur proza, poëzie, toneelteksten, interviews en meer van dat. Gemaakt door Dennis Gaens en Lisa Weeda. Met regelmatige bijdragen van Hanneke Hendrix, Jibbe Willems, Nikki Dekker, Niels 't Hooft, Edith Vroon en MIlena Haverkamp.
 
Met Alexander Klöpping & Ernst-Jan Pfauth
 
Twee keer per maand bespreken Nederlandse correspondenten over de hele wereld de laatste actualiteiten in hun land of over iets dat het nieuws deze week juist niet heeft gehaald.
 
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Ungeniused
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Ungeniused is a show dedicated to covering the weirdest articles found on Wikipedia. Stephen Hackett and Myke Hurley are here to explain topics and share knowledge you'll never be able to use in real life. Hosted by Myke Hurley and Stephen Hackett.
 
Folk Alley Sessions are exclusive in-studio performances and interviews produced by Folk Alley (WKSU in Kent, OH) in collaboration with Beehive Productions and other contributing production partners. Folk Alley Sessions feature exciting, up-and-coming artists and longtime veterans in folk, roots, and Americans music. Hear artists perform and talk about their music in their own words. Watch videos of these exclusive performances via FolkAlley.com, the Folk Alley mobile app, or our Youtube Cha ...
 
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In episode 295, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Laci Mosley to discuss Instagram's year in review, an Instagram influencer's scam, Rudy Giuliani's thoughts on Trump's crimes, a child dying of dehydration while in ICE custody, shady behavior by Johnson & Johnson, Postmates starting to use robots to deliver food, most watched shows on Netfl ...…
 
Katie Porter is the Rep.-elect from California’s 45th District, which happens to be the district I grew up in. She’s part of the brigade of Democrats who turned Orange County blue for the first time since the Great Depression. But that’s not why I asked her on the show. I asked her on the show because she’s one of the most interesting members o ...…
 
Night Call dives back into the Cozy Canon 80s movies of ET, Goonies, and the Neverending Story to see if they really hold up against the test of time. PLUS a final, happy ending to a certain ongoing saga about a Ouija board. This episode is sponsored by: Third Love Assassinations Podcast Robin Hood Call in to Night Call at 240-46-NIGHT Articles ...…
 
Myth and history intertwine in searching for the whereabouts of a sword that is 1.8 million years old. Since 660 BCE, the Kusanagi-no-Tsurugi has been passed down from emperor to emperor. Nobody can identify what the sword looks like, but the Japanese government claims it resides in the Atsuta Shrine in Nagoya. Parcast - If you enjoyed this epi ...…
 
In the second XXXmas edition of the 'Belinda Blinked' saga, our heroine goes on a festive skiing trip with The Duchess. Do you need to know more? Enjoy! (ORIGINALLY RELEASED IN DEC 2017)
 
It's Christmas Eve at Steele's Pots and Pans. Belinda does some last-minute Christmas shopping before getting a chance to sit on Santa's lap...
 
In the first Christmas Special from 2016, it's the Office Christmas Party at Steele's Pots and Pans... (ORIGINALLY RELEASED IN DEC 2016)
 
Hoe kunnen we de democratie redden? Corto en Djuna spreken met Anatol Itten over zijn boek Overcoming Social Division. De column is van Michiel Keestra. En SKA zingt O Radiant Dawn.By radioswammerdam@gmail.com (Radio Swammerdam op AmsterdamFM).
 
The weekly round up of the best moments from DZ's Season 61 (12/10/18-12/14/18.) Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices…
 
Sohail Yafat is from Lahore, part of the Pakistani city’s minority Christian community. In 2001, Sohail was filled with optimism. Although he'd grown up in poverty, he'd worked tirelessly to fund his education and it looked like it was paying off. He'd got a job at an IT college, and he'd also fallen in love. But Sohail's life plan was derailed ...…
 
It's episode 02 of Season 12. On this week's show we have tales about strange people in places they don't belong. "October 17th, 1989"‡ written by Jeffrey Ebright and performed by Jeff Clement & Addison Peacock & Nikolle Doolin. (Story starts around 00:03:10) "The Dead of Night"¤ written by Christian Riley and performed by Peter Lewis & Jesse C ...…
 
On a past Nighttime episode ‘Tim Hortons, a Collection of Strange Events’, I shared several bizarre stories set in the popular coffee shop. In this update episode, we revisit the stranger than fiction story of Jesus Christ’s appearance on a Tim Hortons restaurant on Cape Breton Island. Our updates concern an alternative origin story of Jesus’ a ...…
 
Before the contested referendum on independence, Carme Forcadell was the speaker of the Catalan parliament but since March she has been awaiting trial in a Spanish jail accused of rebellion. Niall O'Gallagher meets the ever defiant separatist politician.Kate Adie introduces this and other stories from around the world.Sarah Rainsford is surpris ...…
 
The Whispering Tree/Garden/Invisible Forces Moors And McCumber/The Way I Am/Acrobats David Massengill/My Name Joe/Coming Up For Air Ray Lambiase/Kid Bayonne/Kid Bayonne Siobhan McCrudden/Following You/Single Trio Of Awesuhm/Love Everybody/Cowboys&aliens Sofia Talvik/Poem At Year's End/Single Lizanne Knott /Caroline/Sunset Avenue Sessions The Br ...…
 
An explosive conversation with controversial conservative thinker Candace Owen - a staunch advocate for the free market, capitalism and Donald Trump. Listen to some heated debates about the pros and cons of the left and the right and an attempt at negotiating what utopia might look like!
 
Andy corrals together Nish Kumar, Tiff Stevenson and Matt Forde to look at a baffling week in a baffling year in a baffling decade for UK politics. With @HelloBuglers Nish Kumar Tiff Stevenson Matt Forde @ProducerChris More episodes and info on our website: http://thebuglepodcast.com
 
De uitkomst van de vredesgesprekken in Zweden lijkt hoopvol: een wapenstilstand rondom de strategische havenstad Hodeida - waar tot nu hevig gevochten wordt. De Verenigde Naties krijgen een rol om toe te zien op het bestand en ook schudden de strijdende partijen elkaar in Zweden voor het oog van de wereld de hand. Arabist Leo Kwarten is te gast.…
 
Het referendum over Catalaanse onafhankelijkheid zorgde vorig jaar voor grote spanningen in Spanje. Oud-regio premier Puigdemont vluchtte naar Brussel en lijkt te ontkomen aan een lange celstraf, zolang hij zich niet op Spaans grondgebied begeeft. Maar negen andere Catalanen die ook betrokken waren bij de organisatie van het referendum, zitten ...…
 
'Can we make you change your mind', zingen de jongens van de Breunion Boys: een boyband die de Brexit wil stoppen. Deze week leken de Britten volledig de wegkwijt. Premier May durfde haar Brexit-deal met Europa toch niet aan het Lagerhuis voor te leggen, ze reisde daarop langs Europese leiders om steun te vinden voor een nieuwe deal, en overlee ...…
 
Leidt het staakt het vuren in Jemen ook tot vrede? - Actie voor gevangen Catalaanse nationalisten - Boyband zingt: Britain Come Back!
 
It’s been 100 years since one of the deadliest diseases... well, ever. The 1918-1919 flu pandemic (usually and mistakenly called the “Spanish Flu”) infected roughly a third of the world’s population and killed somewhere on the order of 50-100 million people, leaving no corner of the world untouched. It came just as the world was beginning its r ...…
 
For decades, British DJ Deke Duncan has run a pretend music radio station from his garden shed, with his friends. Typically he has only one listener - his wife. But he is now broadcasting to thousands of people for the first time. Image: DJ Deke Duncan broadcasting from his garden shedCredit: Deke Duncan…
 
Could we be on the cusp of eradicating vision loss? Through the 2008 epidemic thriller ‘Blindness’, the boys explore the mind-boggling complexity of the eye and the conditions that led to its evolution in the animal kingdom. With tens of millions of people around the world affected by vision loss, a wave of promising new technologies has raised ...…
 
Could we be on the cusp of eradicating vision loss? Through the 2008 epidemic thriller ‘Blindness’, the boys explore the mind-boggling complexity of the eye and the conditions that led to its evolution in the animal kingdom. With tens of millions of people around the world affected by vision loss, a wave of promising new technologies has raised ...…
 
Elke vrijdagmiddag tussen 13.30 en 14.00 geven Frank Evenblij en Erik Dijkstra op geheel eigen wijze hun kijk op de afgelopen sportweek. En blikken ze vooruit op het weekend dat komen gaat. Met iedere aflevering een stevig interview in de “Verhoorwagen”, en ook de mystery-guest zal niet ontbreken.
 
In episode 294, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian the Reality Bytes podcast co-host Sofiya Alexandra to discuss a 'high-tech' robot in Russia that's just a man in a costume, earthquakes in the Midwest, Trump's love for Adderall, David Pecker and AMI flipping on Trump, the Senate passing a resolution to stop support for the Saudi-led coaliti ...…
 
MOTION: Smart Technology is Making us Dumb. Smart technology grants us unprecedented, immediate access to knowledge and to each other -- a ubiquitous and seamless presence in everyday life. But is there a downside to all of this connectivity? It’s been said that smart technology creates dependency on devices, narrows our world to echo chambers, ...…
 
Presenting his first programme for Radio 4, the evolutionary biologist, author and former Professor for Public Understanding of Science, Richard Dawkins, investigates trust in science. It's an issue of concern for scientists as well as others. Despite our scientific and technological advances, many people still believe the Earth is flat and tha ...…
 
Some of the world’s most successful and powerful companies began as tiny startups and became global giants within only a few years. The list is long and includes world-changing companies like Amazon, Google, Airbnb, Facebook, Uber and Alibaba. But what are the secrets to these startups' extraordinarily rapid successes? According to Reid Hoffman ...…
 
William’s stories of fatherhood (R)
 
Paulien Cornelisse in de oudejaarsspecial 2018 van de Eeuw van de Amateur! Huilen, huilen, helemaal alleen, de Fiat Multipla, wat vinden mannen zichzelf tof, wijnvervangers, digitaal verdwijnen en BN’er-moeheid. De multivragen worden afgesloten met het mooiste EvdA-kerstverhaal dat denkbaar is. Heel fijne feestdagen en een fantastische zomer to ...…
 
Nieuws en achtergronden uit het buitenland
 
Hongarije, Polen, Oostenrijk, Frankrijk, en ook Nederland: in heel Europa timmeren rechts-populistische partijen hard aan de weg. Maar er zijn nog gebieden waar dit nog niet zo wil vlotten, zoals Luxemburg, en het Franstalige deel van België: Wallonië. Hoe kan dat, en welke rol spelen de traditionele politieke partijen en media daarin? Léonie d ...…
 
Jaarlijks gaan er heel veel Nederlanders op vakantie in Thailand, maar er is wel een dictatuur. Al een paar jaar heeft een militaire junta de touwtjes strak in handen. De militairen hebben net verkiezingen aangekondigd, maar het is nog niet helemaal zeker of die er echt komen. En, als ze er wel komen, hoe vrij die stembusgang dan wordt. Een rep ...…
 
China heeft opnieuw een Canadees opgepakt. De arrestatie van zakenman Michael Spavor komt een paar dagen na die van een Canadese diplomaat. Eerder hield Canada op verzoek van de Verenigde Staten een Chinese topvrouw van Huawei aan. Over deze diplomatieke escalatie is te gast China-expert Henk Schulte Nordholt.…
 
New research suggests that a key protein involved in the neurodegenerative disease can be transferred between brains.
 
Martin Morales is an award-winning restaurateur who was forced to flee Peru as a child because of threats against his father by a guerrilla group. Thousands of miles from his home country he yearned for the food he had grown up with. He channelled that longing into recipes that would make him a star on the British restaurant scene.Image: Martin ...…
 
If you've ever wondered "why", then this is the hour for you. Sometimes simple, sometimes intelligent, but almost always entertaining, probably the best hour of radio you could ever download!
 
In episode 293, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Sara June to discuss the most Googled foods, a preview of the 2020 candidates, the Google CEO sitting down to testify in front of congress, the fall out of the Trump/Pelosi/Schumer showdown, the silence of Mike Pence, Michael Cohen going to prison, Michael Flynn asking for leniency, Maria Bu ...…
 
In Patriot Act, Hasan Minhaj’s new Netflix show, he does three things political comedians often don’t do. First, he makes political comedy personal. Second, he makes it visual. And third, he makes it last. Minhaj was the last correspondent hired by Jon Stewart on the Daily Show. Since then, he’s hosted the 2017 White House Correspondents Dinner ...…
 
Michael Lewis is the author of fifteen books, including Moneyball and The Big Short. His new book, The Fifth Risk, takes on the Trump administration. He speaks with Preet about the dedication of the civil service, Trump’s attack on trust, and the dangers of willful ignorance. Plus, Preet’s take on Cohen’s three-year prison sentence. Do you have ...…
 
Flying in space is precise, technical, and surprisingly personal. Most astronauts are pilots, scientists, or engineers, but they’re also, you know, people. And seeing the Earth from space for the first time is invariably a profound experience. In this episode, Emily, Matt, and Nick will unpack the often philosophical, sometimes spiritual reacti ...…
 
The ladies get extra thankful with A Simple Act of Gratitude: How Learning to Say Thank You Changed My Life, by John Kralik. We love hearing from you! Email us at kristenandjolenta@gmail.com, or tweet us @jolentag, @kristenmeinzer, or @bythebookpod. And if you haven't already, please join our By The Book Facebook community! https://www.facebook ...…
 
Sarah Brown always wanted to be a remote area nurse. Then she began a medical revolution (R)
 
On today’s show, hosts April Glaser and Will Oremus discuss the latest round of “Tech CEO Goes to Washington.” On Tuesday morning, that CEO was Google’s Sundar Pichai, who appeared before the House Judiciary Committee and was asked about data privacy, location tracking, Google’s plans in China, and of course, Republicans’ favorite tech topic: c ...…
 
This week, ‘performing’ experiments, and making mirrored molecules.
 
Gevangenisstraf voor Michael Cohen, de voormalig advocaat en zaakwaarnemer van Trump is veroordeeld tot 3 jaar cel. Zo luidt het vonnis van het Federale Hof in New York. Contact met correspondent Bas Blokker.
 
Selahattin Demirtas, de voormalige leider van de Koerdische partij HDP in Turkije, werd twee jaar geleden gearresteerd op verdenking van terrorisme. Hij zat vervolgens 23 maanden in voorarrest. Het Europees Hof voor de Mensenrechten oordeelde dat Demirtas moest worden vrijgelaten. De Turkse president Erdogan zei zich niet aan het oordeel gebond ...…
 
Theresa May maakt zich op voor misschien wel haar laatste slag in deze lange en chaotische Brexit-week. Ze moet een vertrouwensstemming binnen haar eigen partij zien te winnen. Wat zijn de gevolgen voor de Brexit als zij vanavond toch het veld moet ruimen? Te gast Rem Korteweg van Instituut Clingendael.…
 
Michael Cohen, President Trump’s former lawyer, was sentenced Wednesday to three years in prison for financial crimes and for lying to Congress. In rendering the sentence, Judge William H. Pauley said Cohen’s crimes — among them, tax evasion and campaign finance violations — were “motivated by personal greed and ambition.” The case has implicat ...…
 
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